Myra Martz Huth
Myra Martz Huth, Ph.D., RN, FAAN received her Ph.D. from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. Dr. Huth's M.S.N. was earned at Marquette University and B.S.N. from Alverno College.
During the past 38 years she has been a consultant, assistant vice president, research associate, nurse educator, clinical nurse specialist, school nurse, and staff nurse in the pediatric and neonatal arenas. She is currently an Associate Professor at Alverno College JoAnn McGrath School of Nursing. Dr. Huth conducts research to reduce children’s pain and has had several funded studies. Dr. Huth's career has focused on improving bedside care through the conduct of evidence and clinical research. Dr. Huth has authored over thirty publications including four book chapters and four web-based tutorials and has invited presentations in six different countries.
Dr. Huth's publications include topics related to nursing interventions to reduce children’s postoperative pain, a theory of pain management, instrumentation, and pediatric clinical practice. She is also a board member and reviews manuscripts for pediatric nursing journals. Dr. Huth is President for the Society of Pediatric Nurses. Dr. Huth has been recognized by prestigious nursing organizations such as the American Academy of Nursing, Midwest Nursing Research Society, and the Society of Pediatric Nurses for excellence in pediatric research.