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Joann Elizabeth Wer

Joann Elizabeth Wer, American mental health nurse. Recipient Rena E. Boyle award for Excellence in Nursing Graduate Research, Community Service award. Member American Nurses Association (state office secretary, first vice president).

Background

  • Wer, Joann Elizabeth was born on June 3, 1937 in LeMars, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Golden O. and Helen E. (Wendel) Thompson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, University Iowa, 1960. Master of Science in Nursing, University Nebraska, 1979.

    Career

    • Volunteer Peace Corps, 1963-1965. Nurse officer United States Public Health Service, 1965-1967. Staff development coordinator Omaha Douglas City Health Department, 1973-1978.

      Director nursing St. Joseph Center for Mental Health, Omaha, 1980-1982. Assistant professor Midland Lutheran College, Fremont, Nebraska, since 1982.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Nurses Association (state office secretary, first vice president).

    Connections

    • 1 child, Hartono.
    • father: Golden O. Thompson
    • mother: Helen E. (Wendel) Thompson
    • child: Hartono Wer
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    Born June 3, 1937
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