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Louise Alice Bristow

Louise Alice Bristow, American mental health nurse. National Institute of Mental Health scholar, Washington, 1965-1972. Active Democratic National Committee, New York City, since 1992, League of Women Voters, New York City, since 1991. Member American Nurses Association, New York Nurses Association (member district 13 committees since 1990).

Background

  • Bristow, Louise Alice was born on March 9, 1943 in New York City. Daughter of Edward Frances and Elinore (Spuler) Leffert.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Rutgers University, 1966. Master of Education, Columbia University, New York City, 1973.

    Career

    • Nurse clinician Bellevue Hospital Center, New York City, 1967-1969. Community mental health nurse South Beach Psychiatric Center, Brooklyn, 1969-1972. Senior psychiatric nurse New York University Medical Center, New York City, 1974-1979.

      Clinical specialist Beth Israel Medical Center, 1979-1984. Assistant professor nursing Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1973-1974, City College of New York, 1974-1975. Independent medical-legal consultant New York City, 1985-1989.

      Consultant ego development and child rearing, since 1989. Medical-legal consultant Commission for Human Rights, New York City, 1987-1988.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Active Democratic National Committee, New York City, since 1992, League of Women Voters, New York City, since 1991. Member American Nurses Association, New York Nurses Association (member district 13 committees since 1990).

    Personality

    Interests

    Orchid raising, painting, community activities.

    Connections

    • Married Marshall Roger Bristow, May 31, 1970. 1 child, Christopher Darius.
    • father: Edward Frances Leffert
    • mother: Elinore (Spuler) Leffert
    • spouse: Marshall Roger Bristow
    • child: Christopher Darius Bristow
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    Born March 9, 1943
    (age 74)
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