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Evelyn Crouch-Ruiz

Evelyn Crouch-Ruiz, American nurse, educator. Member of American Legion Auxiliary (president unit 142 since 1992), Puerto Rico College Professional Nurses (president commission on research), Association Nurses Graduate School (research representative), National League Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Crouch-Ruiz, Evelyn was born on May 18, 1945 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. Daughter of Everett Irvin and Juanita Victoria (Ruiz) Crouch.

  • Education

    • Diploma, St. Luke's Epis. School Nursing, 1966. Bachelor of science in nursing cum laude, Catholic University Puerto Rico, 1972.

      MSN, University Texas, Austin, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing, 1987.

    Career

    • Staff clinical nurse St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Ponce, 1966—1967. Clinical nurse Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York City, 1967—1969. Private practise Ponce, 1969—1972.

      Nursing instructor Catholic University Puerto Rico, 1972—1980. Professor Graduate School Nursing, since 1983. Consultant Research, veterinary Hospital San Juan, Puerto Rico, consultant maternal-child high risk, since 1987.

      Consultant nursing administration education Ponce, since 1984. Clinical nurse United States Public Health Service Hospital, Houston, 1980—1981. Assistant instructor University Texas, Austin, 1981—1982.

      Consultant labor and delivery Castaner (Puerto Rico) Hospital, Damas Hospital, Ponce, 1978—1980. Director cultural and social activities Delicias, 1980. Chairman recruitment College Professional Nurses, 1979—1980, since 1989.

      President Ad hoc committee for rules and regulations Puerto Rico Board Nurses, 1990. Coordinator associate Degree Nursing Program, Regional College, Ponce, 1980.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member of American Legion Auxiliary (president unit 142 since 1992), Puerto Rico College Professional Nurses (president commission on research), Association Nurses Graduate School (research representative), National League Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau.

    Connections

    • Married Julio M. Rivera, August 8, 1970. Children: Evelyn Aixa, Julio Irvin, Alex Raul.
    • father: Everett Irvin Crouch
    • mother: Juanita Victoria (Ruiz) Crouch
    • spouse: Julio M. Rivera
    • children: Evelyn Aixa Crouch-Ruiz
    • Julio Irvin Crouch-Ruiz
    • Alex Raul Crouch-Ruiz
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    Born March 18, 1945
    (age 72)
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