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June C. Abbey
Distinguished Faculty and Valere Potter Distinguished Professor of Nursing
Recognized as a widely published author of book chapters and articles on nursing and engineering. Abbey was the director of the Joint Center for Nursing Research and her research led to a wide variety of advancements in care. She discovered how to keep patients from shivering while undergoing hypothermic treatment and how to make it possible for quadriplegic and paraplegic patients to determine when their bladders were full.