Name: John J. Whitcomb
Title: Assistant Professor
Hometown: Rockville, Ind.
What colleges did you attend? Medical University of South Carolina (B.S.N.), Marymount University, Arlington, Va. (M.S.N.-Critical Care and Nursing Administration), University of San Diego, (Ph.D.-Resuscitative Outcomes)
Where have you taught? University of Virginia and Clemson University
What is the best thing about your job? Knowing I am making a difference in the future of nursing – in particular, acute and critical care nursing.
Briefly describe some of your current research projects. My research projects include:
I am involved as a co-investigator on studies that seek to understand:
What type of influence do you hope to have on your students? I hope that I influence them to simply be the best at what they do and do it with class.
Tell us about your family. I am married to Kathy and have three children and two grandchildren.
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