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Linda B. Haas

Linda B. Haas, American clinical nurse specialist. Registered Nurse, Washington. Recipient Excellence in Nursing award Seattle Veterans Administration Medical Center, 1987, district 27 Excellence in Nursing award VA, 1987, Outstanding Diabetes Educator award, 1995; named Washington diabetes educator of year, 1992.

Background

  • Haas, Linda B. was born on January 6, 1940 in Riverside, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Frank J. and Valeska Ulrika (Brune) Haas.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Skidmore College, 1961. Master Nursing, University Washington, 1979. Postgraduate, University Washington, 1991.

    Career

    • Research nurse University Washington, Seattle, 1978-1981. Clinical nurse specialist in endocrinology Seattle Veterans Administration Medical Center, since 1983.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse, Washington.

    Works

    • Contributor chapters to nursing text books.

    Membership

    Member American Association Diabetes Educators (past president, Distinguished Service award 1994), American Diabetes Association (past president Washington affiliate, member national board directors), Nurses Organization VA (past president Seattle chapter).

    Connections

    • Children: Kimberly Holmes, Heather Holmes, King Holmes.
    • father: Frank J. Haas
    • mother: Valeska Ulrika (Brune) Haas
    • children: Kimberly Holmes Haas
    • Heather Holmes Haas
    • King Holmes Haas
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