PhD, MScN, MScEd ACNP, RN
Dr. Hurd has guided nursing practice for more than 35 years with widespread and variant experience across wound care, critical care, trauma, chronic disease management, and oncology nursing. Dr. Hurd also holds a professorship in the graduate nursing department with a cross appointment to sciences, advanced pharmacology, and pathophysiology. She is a published author and has guided nursing practice across organizations both within acute care, critical care, and the community setting in Canada, Australia, the UnitedKingdom, and the United States. She has held a research appointment in a large county hospital in the United States and guided practice in that level one trauma center. Currently, Dr. Hurd works at Catholic Health System in Upper New York State as Systems Director ofInpatient Wounds and Diabetes. She is an international keynote speaker and presenter at conferences, education days, and other events throughout the world. She brings with her many years of experience in the development of in-depth adult education training programs for highly technical subjects, and successes with private sector and public sector organizations in Canada, the United States, Europe, England, and Australia.