Meet Our Writers

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Michael L. Williams, RN, MSN, CCRN

Michael L. Williams, RN, MSN, CCRN, is the first male president of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN). This article is excerpted and adapted from his “President’s Note” column that appeared in the August 2001 issue of AACN News, the association’s monthly newspaper.

Michele Bitoun Blecher

Michele Bitoun Blecher is a free-lance writer living in Evanston, Ill. She is director of the Teaching Magazine Program at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.

Michelle R. Troseth, M.S.N., R.N., D.P.N.A.P.

Michelle R. Troseth, M.S.N., R.N., D.P.N.A.P., is the EVP and Chief Professional Practice Officer for Elsevier's Clinical Decision Support and CPM Resource Center.

Migdalia Rivera Goba, EdD(c), MS, RN

Migdalia Rivera Goba, EdD(c), MS, RN, is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst School of Nursing. She is also the president and founder of the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses.

Miriam Ezenwa

Miriam Ezenwa graduated from the BSN program at Hunter College (New York, N.Y.) in May 2003. She is now pursuing graduate study in the accelerated BSN-to-PhD program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Miriam O. Ezenwa, Ph.D., R.N.

Miriam O. Ezenwa, Ph.D., R.N., is an Assistant Professor, Sickle Cell Scholar, and Mayday Pain & Society Fellow in the Department of Biobehavioral Health Science at the University of Illinois at Chicago College Of Nursing.

Misa Mi, MLIS, MA

Misa Mi, MLIS, MA, is a librarian who works in the medical library at Children’s Hospital of Michigan in Detroit. She is a senior member of the Medical Library Association’s Academy of Health Information Professionals.

Mohammed Alghemini, MSN, RN, and Sharon A. Denham, DSN, RN

Mohammed Alghemini, MSN, RN, is a nursing tutor at Muscat Nursing Institute in Muscat, Oman. Sharon A. Denham, DSN, RN, is a professor at Ohio University School of Nursing in Athens, Ohio.

Molly Joss

Molly Joss is a free-lance writer, analyst and consultant who writes about career and job issues, among other topics of note.

Monique Blair, BSN, and Carol Eliadi, EdD, JD, APRN

Monique Blair, BSN, graduated in May 2009 from the baccalaureate nursing program at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Worcester, Massachusetts. She is the mother of a healthy and happy four-year-old boy, who was born prematurely at 32 weeks gestation.
Carol Eliadi, EdD, JD, APRN, is assistant dean of nursing and associate professor of nursing at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.