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Katharine Kilmer Spiegel

Katharine Kilmer Spiegel, American oncological nurse. Certified oncology nurse. Recipient Lifesaver award American Cancer Society, 1990. Member Oncology Nursing Society (past president Richmond chapter), Association for Study of Childhood Cancer (past president), Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Spiegel, Katharine Kilmer was born on September 21, 1940 in Baltimore. Daughter of Burrell Gresham and Jane Maynard (Worthington) Kilmer.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Maryland, Baltimore, 1962. Master of Science in Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, 1978.

    Career

    • Medical-surgical nursing faculty Johnston-Willis School Nursing, Richmond, Virginia, 1972-1976, patient education coordinator, 1978-1981, director radiation oncology, 1984-1989, program director community cancer center, 1989-1990. Oncology clinical specialist Massey Cancer Center, Medical College Virginia Hospitals, since 1990.

    Major achievements

    • Certified oncology nurse.

    Membership

    Member Oncology Nursing Society (past president Richmond chapter), Association for Study of Childhood Cancer (past president), Sigma Theta Tau.

    Connections

    • Married Jonas B. Spiegel, June 23, 1962. Children: Leslie, Janis Spiegel Scharf.
    • father: Burrell Gresham Kilmer
    • mother: Jane Maynard (Worthington) Kilmer
    • spouse: Jonas B. Spiegel
    • children: Leslie Spiegel
    • Janis Spiegel Scharf Spiegel
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    Born September 21, 1940
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