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Erika Metzler Sawin, PhD, RN

Associate Professor


  • Contact:
  • Office: HBS 4066
  • Phone: (540) 568-5070 (email preferred)
  • Email: sawinem@jmu.edu

Education

  • PhD - University of Virginia
  • MSN - The University of Texas at Austin (Community Health concentration)
  • BA - Goshen College

Experience

  • Adult Health - Telemetry and Medical-Surgical
  • Women’s Health – Post-partum
  • Gerontology - Dementia family caregiving
  • Community Health – Occupational health and Health of homeless people

Professional Interests:

  • Health of Older Women
  • Family Caregiving for Older Adults
  • Family Violence
  • Rural Health
  • Nursing Across Cultures
  • Nursing Image in American Culture