Table of contents for Geriatric nursing : growth of a specialty / Priscilla Ebersole, Terri Touhy.

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 Table of Contents
Foreword by Terry Fulmer
1. History and Development of Geriatric Nursing
	Background and Significance
	The Beginning Specialty of Geriatric Nursing
	Origins of Geriatrics and Gerontology
2. Geriatric Nurse Pioneers and Their Contributions
	Nurses at War: Mary Opal Wolanin * Doris Schwartz * Irene Burnside * Bernita 
	Steffl * Laurie Martin Gunter * Barbara Helen Allen Davis * Mary Starke Harper 
	* Virginia Stone * Dorothy Virginia Moses
	The Nursing Home Pioneers: Ileta Blanche McFadden Shields * Eldonna Shields 
	Kyle * Ella Kick * Sister Marilyn Schwab
3. Nurses in Action: The Second Generation
	Priscilla Ebersole * Faye Glenn Abdellah * Dolores Marsh Alford * Sister Rose 
	Theres Bahr * 	Beverly Baldwin * H. Terry Brower * Rita Chow * Lois 	Evans 
	* Terry Fulmer * May Futrell * Jeanie Kayser Jones * Mary Lund * Mathy 
	Mezey * Neville Strumpf * Ann Whall * Thelma Wells * May Wykle
4. Geriatric Nurse Leaders Today
	Cornelia Beck * Kathleen (Kitty) Buckwalter * Virginia Burggraf * Elizabeth 
	Capezuti * Kathleen Fletcher * Mark Foreman * Susan Crocker Houde * Ann 
	Luggen * Diane Feeney Mahoney * Marianne Matzo * Graham McDougall * 
	Karen Devereaux Melillo * Robin Remsburg * Barbara Resnick
5. Recognition of Geriatric Care as a Specialty Practice Area
	Standards of Practice in Geriatric Nursing * Certification * Licensure * 
	Fellowships * The Florence Cellar Gerontological Nursing Chair
6. Geriatric Organizations and Affiliates
	National Gerontological Nursing Association * National Conference of 
	Gerontological Nurse Practitioners * National Association of Directors of Nursing 
	in Long Term Care * Canadian Gerontological Nursing Association * 
	Gerontological Society of America * American Society on Aging * American 
	Geriatrics Society * American Nurses Association * American Association of 
	Colleges of Nursing
7. Educational Programs and Publications for Geriatric and Gerontological Nurses
	Education * Publications
8. Nursing Research and Geriatric Care
	Overview of Nursing Research * National Institute of Nursing Research * 
	Contributions of National Significance by Geriatric Nurse Researchers * National 
	Institute on Aging * Veterans Association Medical Centers * Private Nonprofit 
	Foundations * Current Researchers * Research Needed
9. Elements of Attracting Nurses to the Field
	Mentorship * The Importance of Faculty * A Field of Dreams
10. Future Possibilities and Opportunities
	The Well Being of Older Americans * Health and Wellness * Online Education * 
	Emerging Geriatric Nursing Roles * Celebrating Progress * Futuristic Thoughts * 
	Advancing the Profession through Expanding Awareness
Appendix: Websites of Interest to Geriatric Nurses

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Geriatric nursing -- United States -- History.
Nurses -- United States -- Biography.
Geriatric Nursing.