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Sylvia Margaret Clark

Sylvia Margaret Clark, American healthcare service administrator. Registered Nurse, Colorado; certified nurse midwife, nurse practitioner. Member American Nurses Association, American Public Health Association, American College Nurse Midwives, National Association Nurse Practitioners Reproductive Health (president 1980-1983), Association Reproductive Health Professionals, Alliance Professional Women, Rotary, Women's Forum Colorado.

Background

  • Clark, Sylvia Margaret was born on October 4, 1937 in St. Anthony, Idaho, United States. Daughter of Paul James and Jennie (Dorrance) Shank.

  • Education

    • Nursing diploma, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, 1958. Bachelor in Healthcare Management, Antioch University West, 1983. Midwifery training, Queen Charlotte's Maternity Hospital, London, 1977.

    Career

    • Nurse for private physician, Monroeville, Pennsylvania, 1963-1965. Clinical supervisor Planned Parenthood Rocky Mountains, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1967-1970. Area administrator Denver, 1970-1974.

      Program development consultant Aurora, 1978-1980. Director training and education, 1980-1981. Associate director, 1981-1986.

      Executive director, 1986—2003. Administrative assistant Family Planning Association, London, 1974-1975. Nursing sister Marie Stopes Well Woman Health Center, 1977-1978.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse, Colorado. Certified nurse midwife, nurse practitioner.

    Works

    • Member editorial board Journal Ob-Gyn and Neonatal Nursing, 1981-1984. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Nurses Association, American Public Health Association, American College Nurse Midwives, National Association Nurse Practitioners Reproductive Health (president 1980-1983), Association Reproductive Health Professionals, Alliance Professional Women, Rotary, Women's Forum Colorado.

    Personality

    Interests

    Horses, hypnosis, environmental protection.

    Connections

    • Married Paul Wilson Clark, July 14, 1958 (divorced 1981). Children: Geoffrey Wilson, Courtney Anne.
    • father: Paul James Shank
    • mother: Jennie (Dorrance) Shank
    • spouse: Paul Wilson Clark
    • children: Geoffrey Wilson Clark
    • Courtney Anne Clark
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    Born October 4, 1937
    Died January 12, 2004
    (aged 66)
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