Patricia G. Morton has served as the Editorial Review Group Chair for Critical Care Nursing since July 2020. All of the 14 books we’ve sent Dr. Morton’s group have received published reviews.
Patricia G. Morton is dean emeritus at the University of Utah College of Nursing. She served as dean and professor and held the Louis Peery Endowed Presidential Chair from 2013 to 2018. Prior to her deanship at the University of Utah, Dr. Morton served in various administrative positions at the University of Maryland School of Nursing. An educator and scholar known for her work in critical care nursing and nursing education, Dr. Morton has authored three textbooks, numerous book chapters, and over 60 journal articles. She has served on the editorial board of eight nursing journals and for seven years was the editor of the AACN Clinical Issues: Advanced Practice in Acute and Critical Care journal sponsored by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses. Currently, Dr. Morton is the editor of the Journal of Professional Nursing sponsored by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. She also is a board-certified acute care nurse practitioner (ACNP-BC). She has served on national committees for the past 10 years including a three-year appointment on the board of directors for the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses. Dr. Morton is a past member of the University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics (UUHC) Board of Trustees and the UUHC Health Care Executive Committee. In recognition of her contributions to nursing and health care, Dr. Morton was inducted as a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN) in 1999.