Chief of Nursing Education , USA
Dr. Baack completed her PhD in Global Health in 2011 with a dissertation focus on Nurses’ perceived readiness for disasters. She currently serves as the Chief of Nursing Education at VA North Texas Health Care System where she oversees the nursing education of approximately 1800 nursing staff and over 1200 students annually. She has presented both posters and podium presentations at local, state, national and international forums. She is a published author and her article Nurses Preparedness and Perceived Competence in Managing Disasters has been published in the Journal of Nursing Scholarship. She is an avid reader and loves to learn from others.