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Gwendolyn Johan Switzer

Gwendolyn Johan Switzer, American nurse. Recipient American Red Cross Nursing Student award, 1962. Board directors Singles' Ministry Southeast Oklahoma, 1982; Member of Church of Nazarene, American Association Rehabilitation Nurses, National Association Female Exec, Oklahoma Nurses Association, National League Nursing, American Association Critical Care Nurses.

Background

  • Switzer, Gwendolyn Johan was born on October 24, 1935 in Ada, Oklahoma, United States. Daughter of Claud B. and Alice (Bratcher) Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, E. Central State College, 1957. Registered Nurse, St. Anthony's Hospital School Nursing, 1962. CRRN, 1993.

    Career

    • Office nurse Doctor C.B. Dawson,, Okla City, 1962—1963. Staff nurse Valley View Hospital, Ada, 1964—1966. House supervisor, 1966—1968.

      Director nursing Holdenville General Hospital, Oklahoma, 1968—1969. Coronary care nurse, 1969—1976. House supervisor, 1979—1989.

      Dialysis, 1989—1990; nurse manager rehab, from 1990. Consultant nurse Stonegate Nursing Home, Stonewall, Oklahoma, 1974—1977.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Board directors Singles' Ministry Southeast Oklahoma, 1982. Member of Church of Nazarene, American Association Rehabilitation Nurses, National Association Female Exec, Oklahoma Nurses Association, National League Nursing, American Association Critical Care Nurses.

    Connections

    • 1 child Janet Dianne.
    • father: Claud B. Smith
    • mother: Alice (Bratcher) Smith
    • child: Janet Dianne Switzer
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    Born October 24, 1935
    Died February 9, 2001
    (aged 65)
    Nationality

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