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Tara Nedra Fedric

Tara Nedra Fedric, American nurse educator. Ocology certified nurse. Named American Red Cross Volunteer of Month-May, 1990; recipient Exceptional Volunteer Service award nursing and health services American Red Cross, 1990, Great 100 Nurses award Dallas/Fort Worth Hospital Council and Texas Nurses Association; Veterans of Foreign Wars Women's Auxiliary scholar, 1958-1960.

Background

  • Fedric, Tara Nedra was born on July 28, 1938 in Akron, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Sidney L. and Nedra C. (Eason) Cain.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University New Mexico, 1960. Master of Science, Texas Woman's University, 1980.

    Career

    • With, Bishop Clarkson Memorial Hospital School Nursing, Omaha, 1962-1965;school nurse, Roswell (New Mexico) City School System, 1966-1967;office nurse for family practice, Lee F. Wollard, Doctor of Medicine Roswell, 1967-1968;school nurse, Chaves County Head Start Program, Roswell, 1968;health counselor, Roswell Employment Training Center, Roswell, 1968-1971;instructor medical-surgical, pediatric nursing and management, Eastern New Mexico U., Roswell, 1973-1977;clinical instructor, El Centro Community College, Dallas, 1978-1979;assistant clinical professor, Texas Woman's U., Dallas, since 1980. Member medical-surgical float pool Mesquite (Texas) Community Hospital, 1983-1985, Humana Hospital Medical City Dallas, since 1986. Member international students advising committee, returning students committee, multicultural and minority students committee, scholarship committee chairman Texas Woman's U.

    Membership

    Member speakers bureau for public education National Kidney Foundation of Texas Nurses Oncology Education Committee. Board directors American Red Cross, Dallas, 1991-1996, chair joint services, 1991-1996, chair recruitment, 1989-1991, commission on volunteerism, volunteer at health fairs and blood pressure screenings. Active Texas Cancer Data Center Speakers Bureau.

    Member Texas Student Nurses Association (associate), Oncology Nurses Society, Kappa Kappa Gamma (alumna), Sigma Theta Tau.

    Connections

    • Married Don M. Fedric, January 29, 1961 (divorced August 1978). Children: Ryder, Shauna, Rad.
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    Born July 28, 1938