Party affiliation: Democrat
Registered Nurse, Wanstead Hospital, Hermon Hill London, 1962. State Certified Midwife, Rochford Hospital, Essex, England, 1963. Queens Nurse, Queens Institute District Nursing, England, 1965.
Bachelor of science in nursing cum laude, City University of New York, 1989. MSN, City University of New York, 1992.
Staff nurse Toronto General Hospital, 1964-1965. Junior supervisor, queens nurse/midwife Surrey County Council, Kingston-on-Thames, England, 1965-1966. Staff midwife St. Luke's Hospital, Guildford, Surrey, 1966-1967.
Staff nurse Northern Westchester Hospital, Mount Kisco, New York, 1967-1970, Visiting Nurse Service, New York City, 1970-1971. Private duty medical surgical nurse, 1971-1976. Staff nurse division substance abuse Beth Israel Medical Center, since 1976.
Tuberculosis coordinator, teacher health, Tuberculosis. prevention, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome prevention Beth Israel Medical Center, New York City, since 1993. Volunteer nursing Spalding Hospital, Jamaica, 1955-1957.