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.
Acurantes, Thelma I. was born on January 27, 1938 in The Philippines. Daughter of Ponciano and Justina (Ignacio) Acurantes.
BN, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 1971. Diploma, San Pedro Hospital School Nursing, Davao City, The Philippines, 1959. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1979.
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.
Certified American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Member National Nursing Staff Development Organization, New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Theta Tau.