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Linda Harman H. Aiken

Linda Harman Aiken, American nurse, sociologist, educator. Recipient Joint Secretarial commendation United States Department Health and Human Services and Housing and Urban Development, 1987; National Institutes of Health Nurse Scientist fellow, 1970-1973.

Background

  • Aiken, Linda Harman was born on July 29, 1943 in Roanoke, Virginia, United States. Daughter of William Jordan and Betty Philips (Warner) Harman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, University Florida, 1964. Master in Nursing, University Florida, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology, University Texas, 1973.

    Career

    • Nurse Medical Center University Florida, Gainesville, 1964-1965, instructor college nursing, 1966-1967. Instructor school of nursing University Missouri, Columbia, 1967-1970, clinical nurse specialist school of nursing, 1967-1970. Program officer Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, New Jersey, 1974-1976, director research, 1976-1979, assistant vice president, 1979-1981, vice president, 1981-1987.

      Claire M. Fagin Leadership professor nursing, professor sociology University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, since 1988, director Center for Health Services and Policy Research, since 1988, research associate population studies center. Member Secretary Health and Human Services Commission on Nursing, 1988, President Clinton's National Health Care Reform Task Force, 1993. Commissioner Physician Payment Review Commission national advisory council United States Agency for Health Care Care Policy and Research.

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    Member Advisory Council Social Security, 1982-1983. Member American Nurses Association (Jessie M. Scott award 1984), American Academy Arts and Sciences, Association Health Services Research (Distinguished Investigator), Institute Medicine, National Academy of Sciences, National Academy Social Insurance, American Academy Nursing (president 1979-1980), American Sociological Association (chair medical sociology section 1983-1984), Sociological Research Association, Council Nurse Researchers (Nurse Scientist of Year 1991), Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Kappa Phi.

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    • Children: June Elizabeth, Alan James.
    • father: William Jordan Harman
    • mother: Betty Philips (Warner) Harman
    • children: June Elizabeth Aiken
    • Alan James Aiken
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    Born July 29, 1943
    (age 74)
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      • Author: Health Policy and Nursing Practice, 1981, Nursing in the 1980s, 1982, Applications of Social Science to Clinical Medicine and Health Policy, 1986, Evaluation Studies Review Annual, 1985, Charting Nursing's Future, 1991, Hospital Restructuring in North America and Europe, 1997. Contributor articles to professional journals.
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      • book: Understanding Medical-Surgical Nursing 5th Edition by Williams MSN RN, Linda S., Hopper MSN RN, Paula D. (2015) Hardcover
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      • book: Study Guide for Understanding Medical Surgical Nursing 5th Edition by Hopper MSN RN, Paula D., Williams MSN RN, Linda S. (2015) Paperback
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