Susan has been a registered nurse taking care of all age patients for over 38 years. She graduated from the University of Akron in 1975 with a Bachelors Degree in Nursing. Susan has been a bedside nurse throughout her nursing career working in the ICU, CCU, and Cardiac Surgery Units. She also has practiced in the Adult and Pediatric Emergency Department settings. Susan has been a BLS Instructor since 1985, and ACLS instructor since 1986 and a PALS Instructor since 1989. She has attained and maintained Regional Faculty status for American Heart Association. Susan holds national certifications in her specialty areas of care. Susan continues to care for patients in the clinical setting. She feels that the best teachers are those that are current with bedside practices.