Henderson, Nev. Dr. Shirlee J. Snyder, associate professor in Nevada State College’s College of Nursing, recently released her book, the 8th edition of Kozier & Erb’s Fundamentals of Nursing.
Snyder, Ed.D., R.N., co-authored the book with Audrey Berman, Ph.D., R.N., A.O.CN. The textbook, published by Prentice Hall, serves as one of the textbooks for Nevada State’s College of Nursing and covers nursing concepts, processes and practices. It is available for purchase in bookstores, online and in Nevada State’s bookstore.
Snyder has also coauthored another textbook, Techniques in Clinical Nursing (5th edition), with Berman in 2002. They are in the process of updating this book, with the 6th edition slated for July 2008. She has been involved in nursing education for more than 20 years and has held numerous positions including faculty, curriculum coordinator, associate dean and dean. She joined Nevada State College in 2003.
Nevada State College opened its doors to students in September 2002 after the Board of Regents and the Nevada State Legislature determined the need for enhanced educational opportunities in Southern Nevada in 1997. The college currently enrolls 1,950 students.
NSC’s main campus is located on more than 500 acres in the foothills of Henderson and provides progressive bachelor’s programs in several in-demand fields of study. Nevada State College offers a low student-to-professor ratio and competitive tuition rates.
For more information on Nevada State College, call: 702.992.2000 or visit: nsc.edu.