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Olive Roen

Olive Roen, British, American former nursing educator, current health researcher. Member American Nurses Association, American Public Health Association, American Association World Health, United States/Mexico Border Health Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Roen, Olive was born on September 24, 1937 in Liverpool, England. Daughter of William Robert and Elizabeth May (Ellis) Tinniswood.

  • Education

    • Student, Liverpool Royal Infirmary, 1958. Bachelor of science in nursing, University Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, 1981. MSN with honors, University Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, 1984.

      Master in Public Health, University Texas Health Science Center, Houston, 1991. Postgrad studies, University Texas Health Science Center, Houston, since 1992.

    Career

    • Acting executive director Centro Communal Ximena, Guayaquil, Ecuador, 1968-1969. Team leader, public health nurse, women's health care nurse practitioner San Antonio Metropolitan Health District, 1984-1989. Instructor Incarnate Word College, San Antonio, 1989-1990.

      Senior research assistant Center for Health Policy Studies University Texas Health Science Center School of Public Health, since 1994.

    Major achievements

    • Avocations: national health plan, United States/Mexico border health issues and international health.

    Membership

    Member American Nurses Association, American Public Health Association, American Association World Health, United States/Mexico Border Health Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: national health plan, United States/Mexico border health issues and international health.

    Connections

    • Married John R. Roen, May 30, 1969. Children: Charles, Elizabeth.
    • father: William Robert Tinniswood
    • mother: Elizabeth May (Ellis) Tinniswood
    • spouse: John R. Roen
    • children: Charles Roen
    • Elizabeth Roen
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    Born September 24, 1937
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