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Sally Broadrick Williams

Sally Broadrick Williams, American infection control nurse and consultant. Certified in infection control.


  • Williams, Sally Broadrick was born on December 25, 1943 in Dalton, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Columbus N. and Anne M. (McHan) Broadrick.

  • Education

    • Diploma in Nursing, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, 1969. Bachelor of Science in Health Arts, College of St. Francis, Joliet, Illinois, 1981.


    • Emergency department nurse Hamilton Medical Center, Dalton, 1963-1969. Patient care coordinator Wesley Woods Health Center, Atlanta, 1969-1970. Critical care nurse DeKalb General Hospital, Decatur, 1970-1971, emergency department nurse, 1971-1973, infection control and employee health nurse, 1973-1975.

      Infection control director DeKalb Medical Center, 1973-1994. Infection control/employee health director Northside Hospital Cherokee, Canton, 1994—2001. Infection control director Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, since 2001.

      Training consultant Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, 1984-1989. Bloodborne pathogen consultant Merck, 1992-1993.

    Major achievements

    • Certified in infection control.


    • Author: Infection Control for Emergency Medical Technicians, 1990, Infection Control for Pre-Hospital Care Givers, 1989, Infection Control for Pre-Hospital Care Givers and Emergency Departments, 1994.


    Every human being regardless of its race, gender or sexual orientation should have all human and civil rights.

    Party affiliation: Democrat


    The Gospel of Christ is the message that can lead one to salvation. It shows the essential steps that one must take to secure the goal that God wishes all to attain.

    Denomination: Methodist


    The Bible can be puzzling but it is continually a source of inspiration and direction in lives of people.


    Trustee Association for Professionals in Infection Control Research Foundation, 1996-1999. Observer/reporter Cherokee League of Women Voters, Cherokee County, Georgia, 1993-1994. Volunteer American Cancer Society, board directors, Cherokee chapter.

    Finance chair Cherokee County Relay for Life. Member advisory committee Boy Scouts American Medical Explorer Post #23, Canton, Georgia. Member National Association of Female Executives, American Association of University Women, Georgia Infection Control Network (president 1981-1984, 90, 95, district 3 liaison 1981-1984, 90, district 1 liaison 1995-1998, Infection Control Practitioner of Year award 1984, 89, Outstanding Contributor award 1985, 87, 91), Association Practitioners in Infection Control (president 1978, Outstanding Practitioner award 1990), Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (nominating chairman 1993, president-elect 1995, president Greater Atlanta chapter 1996, board directors since 1997), International Association for Acuired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Educators, Southeastern Association Microbiologists, Northwest Georgia Home Health & Hospice (professional advisory board since 1999).



    Reading, travel.


    • Married Joe P. Williams, August 30, 1969. Children: Michael J., Andrew B.
    • father: Columbus N. Broadrick
    • mother: Anne M. (McHan) Broadrick
    • spouse: Joe P. Williams
    • children: Michael J. Williams
    • Andrew B. Williams
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    Born December 25, 1943
    (age 73)