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Jacqueline Mary Burns

Jacqueline Mary Burns was American laboratory administrator. Certified clinical cytogeneticist, Doctor of Philosophy medical geneticst, American Board Medical Genetics. Fellow American College Medical Genetics (founding); member American Society Medical Genetics, International Society Nurses Genetics.

Background

  • Burns, Jacqueline Mary was born on September 18, 1938 in New York City. Daughter of Charles Francis and Kathryn Teresa Peknic.

  • Education

    • Registered Nurse, Columbus Hospital, Chicago, 1963. Bachelor of Science, Marymount Manhattan College, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1984.

    Career

    • Staff nurse emergency room St. Johns Queens Hospital, New York City, 1965-1968. Predoctoral, postdoctoral fellow Memorial Sloan Kettering, 1978-1988. Director cytogenetics Danbury (Connecticut) Hospital, since 1988.

      Retired, 2003.

    Major achievements

    • Certified clinical cytogeneticist, Doctor of Philosophy medical geneticst, American Board Medical Genetics.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Fellow American College Medical Genetics (founding). Member American Society Medical Genetics, International Society Nurses Genetics.

    Connections

    • Married Gerard Joseph Burns, July 22, 1967. Children: Mary, Elizabeth, Katharine, Agnes (deceased).
    • father: Charles Francis
    • mother: Kathryn Teresa Peknic
    • spouse: Gerard Joseph Burns
    • children: Mary Burns
    • Elizabeth Burns
    • Katharine Burns
    • Agnes Burns (deceased)
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    Born September 18, 1938
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