Melissa Slate, RN, CNN
Melissa Slate, RN, CNN has been a registered nurse for over 15 years. She has enjoyed many different functions in nursing, but her primary interests have been in the fields of general medicine, nephrology and renal disease, public health and infectious disease. During her nursing career she attained certifications in both hemodialysis and nephrology nursing. Melissa Slate has engaged in freelance writing developing Online Nursing Continuing Education Courses for the last fifteen years. She has had several articles published in the nursing field and numerous articles published in a family history magazine called Genweekly where she is a regular contributor. She is currently a contributing writer at Suite 101.com and Health Channel guide for Lestout.com. Her other experiences with writing include web writing, business writing and the topics of beauty, games, and hobbies.