Linda Dalton


Senior Instructor

Office: Nursing Building #116
Phone: (210) 283-6351

  • Educational Degrees

    • Master of Science Major: Biopsychological Nursing - University of Massachusetts
    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing - University of Maryland

    Other course work completed:

    • Course work towards Doctor of Philosophy. Major: Adult and Continuing Education. 62 hours completed - University of North Texas
    • Course work post master's degree - Texas Woman's University
    • Course work towards BSN. Freshman and sophomore years - Avila University
  • Courses Taught

    • Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
    • Patient Care Technologies
    • Fundamentals of Nursing
    • Medical-Surgical Nursing (Acute and Chronic)
    • Pediatric Nursing
    • Mother Child Obstetrical Nursing
    • Critical Care Nursing
    • Emergency Nursing
    • Leadership and Management
    • Oncology Nursing
    • Hospice Nursing
  • Research Interests

    • Cancer treatment related fatigue
    • Nursing care of patients who are experiencing an oncology illness
    • Nursing care of patients who are experiencing psychiatric mental health illness
  • Recent Intellectual Contributions

    • Member of Continuing Education Committee
    • Member of Faculty Affairs Committee
    • Board of Directors. Director-at-Large. San Antonio Chapter of the Oncology Nursing Society
    • Chairperson. Continuing Education Committee. Developed report enabling the Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing and Health Professions to received continuing accreditation from the Texas Nurses Association for 2016-2018 to provide contact hours for continuing education.
  • Professional Memberships

    • The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Thau International Delta Alpha at Large Chapter
    • American Psychiatric Nurses Association
    • San Antonio Chapter of Oncology Nursing Society
    • National League for Nursing
    • American Nurses Association
    • Texas Nurses Association
    • Texas Nurses Association, District 08, San Antonio, Texas
    • The American Legion. San Antonio, Texas
  • Certifications

    • Registered Nurse. Texas. Compact state
    • American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers
    • Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse (AOCN ®)
    • ONS Chemotherapy & Biotherapy Certification Provider Card
    • Nurse Planner. The University of the Incarnate Word, Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing and Health Professions Approved Provider Unit
    • Vocational Education Certificate, Texas Education Agency