logo logo

Ruth R. West

Ruth R. West, American community health nurse. Registered Nurse, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Nigeria. Member American Association of University Women, American Public Health Association, American Nurses Association, Society of Urban Physicians.

Background

  • West, Ruth R. was born on February 26, 1936 in Baenwell, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of Mack and Inez (Clemens) Raysor.

  • Education

    • Diploma, Lincoln School for Nurses, Bronx, New York, 1958. Bachelor of Science, Columbia University, 1963. Master of Education, Columbia University, 1969.

    Career

    • Various to psychiatric nursing tutor Lagos University Teaching Hospital School of Nursing, Lagos, Nigeria, 1975-1977. Assistant professor community health and pediatrics Rutgers University College of Nursing, Newark, 1977-1978. Assistant professor department nursing education King Abdulziz University, Jedda, Saudi Arabia, 1978-1979, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1980-1981.

      Supervisor, in-service educator Maldive National Hospital, Republic of Maldive, 1981-1983. Co-adjutant, nursing I and II, other Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey, 1983-1986. Consultant various, since 1986.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Nigeria.

    Works

    • Contributing author: Human Uses of the University, 1969, Acute Nursing Intervention, 1979.

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Women, American Public Health Association, American Nurses Association, Society of Urban Physicians.

    Connections

    • Married Clyde R. West, September 15, 1972.
    • father: Mack Raysor
    • mother: Inez (Clemens) Raysor
    • spouse: Clyde R. West
    See on larger map
    Born February 26, 1936
    Nationality