E. Jane McCarthy, PhD, CRNA, FAAN
University of North Florida
Dr. Jane McCarthy is a nurse anesthetist and pulmonary physiologist who founded the nurse anesthesia program at the Uniformed Serivces University in 1993 educating nurse anesthetists for the Army, Navy, Air Force and US Public Health Service. As an Army Nurse Corps officer she worked as a triage nurse at the 95th Army Evacuation Hospital in Da Nang, South Viet Nam 1970-1971. Her work with veterans has continued over the years serving on the Montgomery County, MD Veterans Commision with an interest in post traumatic stress. She shares her experiences with war as a nurse at differnt venues including high schools, nursing schools and recently on Memorial Day as a speaker for the 25th anniversary of the VIet Nam Nurses Memorial in Washington, DC.
Sunday, September 23
9:15 AM – 10:15 AM