Cynthia J. Hickman, M.S.N., M.Ed., B.S.N., R.N., B.C.-C.V.N., C.M.

Cynthia J. Hickman, M.S.N., M.Ed., B.S.N., R.N., B.C.-C.V.N., C.M., is a case manager for a cardiovascular unit at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital in Houston, Texas. She is a member of Fort Bend County Black Nurses Association and chairman of its Obesity Initiative. Concerned about public health, she is encouraging FBCNBA members to change their BMIs by conducting group activities and sharing monthly tips regarding nutrition and lifestyle behavior changes.