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Barbara Lou Garringer

Barbara Lou Garringer, American nurse. Registered Nurse Indiana. Purdue Frederick fellow, 1983; recipient Outstanding Nursing award Ball State University Nursing Alumni Association, 1983, Sagamore of Walbash award Governor of Indiana, 2003. Member Association Operating Room Nurses (certified 1980-2005), Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Garringer, Barbara Lou was born on February 27, 1937 in Jay County, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Grover C. and Mabel (Shaneyfelt) Garringer.

  • Education

    • Diploma, Ball Memorial Hospital School Nursing, 1959. Bachelor, Ball State Teachers College, 1959. Master of Arts, Ball State University, 1975.

    Career

    • Charge nurse orthopedics Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Indiana, 1959, head nurse orthopedics, 1961-1963. Staff nurse Central Indiana Orthopedics, 1963—2006. Leader workshops in field.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse Indiana.

    Membership

    Member Association Operating Room Nurses (certified 1980-2005), Sigma Theta Tau.

    Connections

    • father: Grover C. Garringer
    • mother: Mabel (Shaneyfelt) Garringer
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