Dr. Bator joined the DCN team in July, 2016. She has taught
undergraduate and graduate level nursing courses as well as having clinical experience as a pediatric nurse practitioner, oncology
nurse, pediatric nurse, school nurse, and home health nurse. She has held the administrative positions of head nurse of pediatric
intensive care and interim director for a Family Nurse Practitioner Program in a Masterís Degree Program. She is active in the Tau
Pi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (having served as President and Vice-President). In June, 2017,
she will celebrate being a nurse for 50 years.