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Linda Rose Polkow

Linda Rose Polkow, American rehabilitation services administrator, occupational therapist. License occupational therapist.


  • Polkow, Linda Rose was born on April 8, 1953 in New York City. Daughter of John Hans and Leonore (Hamburger) Schiff.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, New York University, 1975. Postgraduate in Public Administration, New York University, since 1981.


    • Director occupational therapy Burke Rehabilitation Center, White Plains, New York, 1975—1984. Rehabilitation services coordinator Barnert Memorial Hospital Center, Paterson, New Jersey, 1984—1986. Private consultant physicians offices Children's Aid Society, New York, New Jersey, 1986—1987.

      Information and referral specialist community outreach public relations Health and Welfare Council Bergen County, Hackensack, since 1988. Visiting guest lecturer various colleges and University.

    Major achievements

    • License occupational therapist.


    • Contributor articles to professional publications.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Judaism


    Member Jewish Community Center, Paramus, New Jersey, since 1982, board governors, since 1985. Member auxiliary Bergen City Medical Society, since 1987, Hackensack Medical Center, since 1987. Volunteer Health & Welfare Council Bergen County, since 1988.

    Member Yavneh Parents Association, Auxiliary Paramus. Member of Visiting Nurses Association (utilization reviewer Westchester and White Plains chapters 1980-1984), American Occupational Therapy Association.



    Tennis, motorcycling, camping, travel, reading.


    • Married Melvin Samuel Polkow, June 22, 1975. Children: Eric Daniel, Jessica Gail.
    • father: John Hans Schiff
    • mother: Leonore (Hamburger) Schiff
    • spouse: Melvin Samuel Polkow
    • children: Eric Daniel Polkow
    • Jessica Gail Polkow
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    Born April 8, 1953
    (age 64)