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Loretta Carol Ivory

Loretta Carol Ivory, American nurse midwife, writer. Certified nurse-midwife. Scholar, National Nurse Practice Act, 1971-1973, Research grant, University Utah, 1972-1973. Member Colorado Perinatal Care Council, 1978—1982, legislation chairman, 1980—1982; Member of TRIDEA (chairman 1984-1985), American College Nurse-Midwives (legislation chairman 1978-1980, member national legislation committee 1978-1983).

Background

  • Ivory, Loretta Carol was born on October 12, 1946 in Wooster, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Martin and Elizabeth Cermely (Basche) Ivory.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Cincinnati, 1968. Master of Science in Nursing, University Utah, 1973. Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Church of Seven Ar, Denver, 1982.

    Career

    • Staff nurse Cincinnati General Hospital, 1968. Nurse-midwife McKeesport Hospital, Pennsylvania, 1973—1974. Instructor University Colorado, Denver, 1975—1978.

      Director nurse-midwifery Denver Birth Center, since 1978. Clinical instructor, consultant University Utah, since 1979. Birth center consultant, instructor, since 1978.

      Lieutenant United States Navy, 1968-1971, Vietnam.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Colorado Perinatal Care Council, 1978—1982, legislation chairman, 1980—1982. Member of TRIDEA (chairman 1984-1985), American College Nurse-Midwives (legislation chairman 1978-1980, member national legislation committee 1978-1983).

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, gourmet cooking.

    Connections

    • Married Thomas Martin Ivory, September 22, 1972. 1 child Kelly Elizabeth.
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    Born October 12, 1946
    (age 71)