Newsmaker: Mary Ellen Glasgow
Noteworthy: Selected for 2012 Book of the Year Award in late January by the American Journal of Nursing for her book “Legal Issues Confronting Today's Nursing Faculty: A Case Study Approach.”
Family: Husband, Thomas
Occupation: Dean of Duquesne University School of Nursing, where she is a professor
Education: Doctorate in nursing from Duquesne University School of Nursing in 2002; Master of Science in nursing from Villanova University School of Nursing, Villanova, in 1987; Bachelor of Science in nursing from Gwynedd-Mercy College School of Nursing, Ambler, in 1983
Background: Received Villanova University College of Nursing Alumni Medallion for Distinguished Contribution to Nursing Education in 2010. Selected as Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Executive Nurse Fellow in 2009.
Quote: “It's important to share your experiences with others because lots of people read books to seek help from others.”