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Cheryl K. Tom-Nelson

Cheryl K. Tom-Nelson, American clinical nurse specialist. Certified medical-surgical clinical nurse specialist. Member American Nurses Association.


  • Tom-Nelson, Cheryl K. was born on October 14, 1944 in Jackson, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Leo W. and Thelma L. (Burgess) Tom.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, University Michigan, 1967. MSN, University Illinois, Chicago, 1972.


    • Clinical specialist medical nursing VA, Chicago. Clinical nurse specialist general medicine Methodist Hospital Dallas. Coordinator continuing care George Washington University, Washington, coordinator nursing education.

      Clinical nurse specialist Doctors Hospital, Maryland. Assistant professor University Illinois, Chicago.

    Major achievements

    • Certified medical-surgical clinical nurse specialist.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Member American Nurses Association.


    • Married Sylvester Nelson, August 24, 1980 (deceased Agu.
    • father: Leo W. Tom
    • mother: Thelma L. (Burgess) Tom
    • spouse: Sylvester Nelson
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    Born October 14, 1944
    (age 73)