1United States Navy Nurse Corps; MPH candidate, George Washington University; PhD candidate, Walden University; Rockville, Maryland
2Forensic Nurse Consultant, Board Director, EVAW International, Escondido, California
LCDR Cynthia T. Ferguson, CNM, MSN, FNE-A, SANE-A, D-ABMDI, United States Navy Nurse Corps, 4709 Arbutus Avenue, Rockville, MD 208053. Tel: 301-801-6661; E-mail: email@example.com.
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