In Memoriam| Volume 38, ISSUE 2, P178-179, April 2023

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Margaret “Meg” Danielson Stroud Alexander, BSN, RN, CPAN

      Meg Danielson Stroud, BSN, RN, CPAN, (as she was known at the time) was one of the early leaders of the American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses (ASPAN), serving as the sixth President (1986-1987). She also held the position of Treasurer and held other offices including 8 years as a National Board Member. I share with you some of the story of my friend who was intelligent, energetic, adventuresome, and a nurse innovator who left ASPAN a legacy of accomplishments and increased professional enhancement.
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