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Roberta Busky Abrams

Roberta Busky Abrams, American hospital administrator, nurse. Member League of Women Voters, Association for Women's Health, Obstetrics and Neonatal Nursing, Greater Detroit Organization Nurses Executives, Lamaze International, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Abrams, Roberta Busky was born on February 16, 1937 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Albert H. and Gladys Busky.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, University Rochester, 1959. Master of Arts, Fairfield University, 1977.

    Career

    • Assistant head nurse Jewish Hospital, Brooklyn, 1959-1960. Instructor medicine/surgery Brooklyn Hospital, 1960-1962, University Rochester, New York, 1963-1964. Instructor obstetrics-gynecology Malden (Massachusetts) Hospital School Nursing, 1965-1966.

      Instructor prospective parents American Red Cross, San Rafael, California, 1968-1969. Instructor obstetrics-gynecology State University of New York, Farmingdale, 1970-1971. Instructor maternal/child health Stamford (Connecticut) Hospital, 1971-1975.

      Clinician maternal/child health Lawrence Hospital, Bronxville, New York, 1975-1978. Assistant professor nursing Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, 1981-1984. Director Elizabeth Blackwell Hospital at Riverside Methodist, Columbus, Ohio, 1978-1986.

      Director nursing Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, 1986-1987, associate administrator nursing, 1988-1992. Senior partner Health Quad, Inc., since 1997. Consultant maternal/child nursing currents Ross Laboratories, 1984-1994.

      State coordinator maternal/child health First American Home Care Company, 1994-1995. Director women's and children's health Arcadia Health Systems, 1995-1996. Lecturer, consultant in field.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member League of Women Voters, Association for Women's Health, Obstetrics and Neonatal Nursing, Greater Detroit Organization Nurses Executives, Lamaze International, Sigma Theta Tau.

    Connections

    • Married Robert L. Abrams, June 28, 1959 (divorced 1977). Children: Susan Abrams Federman, David B.
    • father: Albert H.
    • mother: Gladys Busky
    • spouse: Robert L. Abrams
    • children: Susan Abrams Federman Abrams
    • David B. Abrams
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    Born February 16, 1937
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