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Gloria Burgess Perry

Gloria Burgess Perry was American nursing educator. Member merit badge counselor Boy Scouts American, St. Louis, since 1976. Member National League for Nursing (council baccalaureate and higher degree programs, accreditation site visiting 1990-1992), Missouri League for Nursing (president 1988-1990, chair finance committee 1990-1992), Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Phi Omega, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Perry, Gloria Burgess was born on September 30, 1936 in St. Louis. Daughter of John Henry and Elizabeth Amanda (Holtmann) Kruse.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, University Missouri, St. Louis, 1960. MSN, St. Louis University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, St. Louis University, 1974.

      Postdoctoral studies, University Illinois, Peoria, 1982.

    Career

    • Clinical instructor Lutheran Hospital School Nursing, St. Louis, 1960-1961. Staff nurse Missouri Baptist Hospital, 1963-1965. Instructor Missouri Baptist School Nursing, 1965-1969.

      Supervisor newborn Intensive Care Unit Jewish Hospital, 1971-1972. From assistant to associate professor school nursing Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, 1975-1987, professor then professor emeritus, since 1987, professor emeritus, 1992. Assistant dean research and planning Southern Illinois University, 1976-1982, project director nurse traineeship grants, 1985-1992.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member merit badge counselor Boy Scouts American, St. Louis, since 1976. Member National League for Nursing (council baccalaureate and higher degree programs, accreditation site visiting 1990-1992), Missouri League for Nursing (president 1988-1990, chair finance committee 1990-1992), Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Phi Omega, Sigma Theta Tau.

    Personality

    Interests

    Computer applications in nursing and related fields, public speaking.

    Connections

    • Married Albert T. Perry, August 14, 1981. Children: (previous to current marriage) Mark, John, Joe, Chris.
    • father: John Henry Kruse
    • mother: Elizabeth Amanda (Holtmann) Kruse
    • spouse: Albert T. Perry
    • children: (previous to current marriage) Mark Perry
    • John Perry
    • Joe Perry
    • Chris Perry
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    Born September 30, 1936
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