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Thelma I. Acurantes

Thelma I. Acurantes, Philippine nursing educator. Certified American Nurses Credentialing Center. Member National Nursing Staff Development Organization, New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Acurantes, Thelma I. was born on January 27, 1938 in The Philippines. Daughter of Ponciano and Justina (Ignacio) Acurantes.

  • Education

    • BN, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 1971. Diploma, San Pedro Hospital School Nursing, Davao City, The Philippines, 1959. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1979.

    Career

    • Head nurse Orthopedic Clinic Lenox Hill Hospital, New York City, nurse coordinator home care. Supervisor Metropolitan Hospital Center, instructor nursing. Adjunct assistan professor nursing Iona College, 1991-1994.

    Major achievements

    • Certified American Nurses Credentialing Center.

    Membership

    Member National Nursing Staff Development Organization, New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Theta Tau.

    Connections

    • father: Ponciano Acurantes
    • mother: Justina (Ignacio) Acurantes
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    Born January 27, 1938
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