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Mary Margaret Mooney

Mary Margaret Mooney, American nurse, educator. Registered Nurse, North Dakota. Named Woman of Year, Fargo Young Men’s Christian Association, 1988; recipient Honorary Recognition award Sigma Theta Tau, 1991.

Background

  • Mooney, Mary Margaret was born on March 10, 1939 in Halstad, Minnesota, United States. Daughter of John Leo and Mary Frances (O'Gorman) Mooney.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, St. Scholastica College, Duluth, Minnesota, 1964. Master of Science, Case Western Reserve University, 1972. Doctor of Nursing Science, Catholic University, 1980.

    Career

    • Teacher St. Anthony's School, Fargo, North Dakota, 1957-1960. Nursing supervisor St. Ansgar's Hospital, Park River, 1964-1968. Administrator City Hospital, New Rockford, 1968-1970.

      School nurse Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1970-1972. Professor nursing University of Mary, Bismarck, North Dakota, 1972-1974, 79-83, 89-94. Member council Presentation Sisters, Fargo, 1974-1977, 80-89, president, 1983-1989.

      Clinical nurse Providence Hospital, Washington, 1977-1979. Director nursing program Maryville University, St. Louis, since 1994.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse, North Dakota.

    Works

    • Author: Centennial History, 1982, Reminiscence on Path Taken, 1990. Contributor articles, columns to professional publications, chapter to book.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Board directors Shanley High School, Fargo, 1983-1989, Catholic Health Corporation, Omaha, 1979-1983, Catholic Family Service, Fargo, 1983-1989, Villa Maria, Fargo, 1988-1989, Leadership Conference of Women's Religious, 1987-1989, St. Joseph's Hospital, Dickenson, since 1989. Member American Nurses Association (writing award 1983, health task force 1990-1994), National League for Nursing.

    Connections

    • father: John Leo Mooney
    • mother: Mary Frances (O'Gorman) Mooney
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