Faculty Bios

Linda Dalton



Linda Dalton



Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing & Health Professions


Nursing Building Office #116


office 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