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George Patrick Pales

George Patrick Pales, American health facility administrator, educator, radiation therapist. Certified Radiation Therapy, Radiography. Named Outstanding Medic 10th Air Force, 1988, Outstanding Patroller Nordic Valley Ski Patrol, 1978, 84, Outstanding Hospital Administrator, 10th Air Force, 1990; recipient National Number National Ski Patrol, 1982.

Background

  • Pales, George Patrick was born on January 19, 1950 in Ogden, Utah, United States. Son of George Emil and Mary Ollie (Montgomery) Pales.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Weber State College, 1980. Master of Education, Utah State University, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, LaCrosse University, 2003.

    Career

    • Radiologic technologist St. Benedict's Hospital, Ogden, Utah, 1970-1973. Radiation therapist Latter Day Saints Hospital, Salt Lake City, 1971-1975. Radiologic technologist Humana Hospital Davis North, Layton, 1977-1984.

      Education director Geriatric Nursing Program, Ogden, 1974-1975. Education evaluator Utah Mobile Paramedic Program, Odgen, 1974-1975. Instructor Weber State College, Ogden, 1975-1978, associate professor, 1978-1986, director radiation therapy, 1982-1986, University Alabama, Birmingham, 1986-1989, administrator, 1989-1990, Steinberg Diagnostic Imaging Centers, Las Vegas, 1990-1991.

      Radiology manager St. Rose Dominican Hospital, Henderson, Nevada, 1991-1994. Radiology supervisor Sunrise Hospital, Las Vegas, 1994-1995. Manager Advanced Diagnostic Medical Imaging, 1995-1996.

      Professor radiography University Nevada, since 1997. Consultant author, writer winter emergency care course National Ski Patrol, Denver, 1984-1988.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Radiation Therapy, Radiography.

    Works

    • Author: (with others) College Based Radiography Program, 1983. Editor Journal Radiologic Technology, 1988.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Advisor National Ski Patrol, Salt Lake City, 1974-1992. Instructor American Red Cross, Ogden, 1974-1992. Major United States Air Force Reserve.

    Member American Society of Radiologic Technologists, Association of Military Surgeons of the United States, Reserve Officers Association, Nevada Association of Radiological Sciences, Phi Sigma Beta, Beta Theta Pi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, camping, softball.

    Connections

    • Married Maryann Bourassa, November 30, 1975 (divorced January 1982). Married Lynda Stevens, August 9, 1985. Children: Chelsea Kolette, George Austin, Joshua Daniel.
    • father: George Emil Pales
    • mother: Mary Ollie (Montgomery) Pales
    • spouses: Maryann Bourassa
    • Lynda Stevens
    • children: Chelsea Kolette Pales
    • George Austin Pales
    • Joshua Daniel Pales
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    Born January 19, 1950
    (age 67)
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