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Karen Christine Uzark

Karen Christine Uzark, American pediatrics nurse. Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner National Board Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Associates. Member American Nurses Association, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, National Association Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners, American Heart Association (cardiovascular nursing council fellow 1990), Society Pediatric Cardiology Nurses (president 1985-1990).

Background

  • Uzark, Karen Christine was born on November 28, 1950 in Wyandotte, Michigan, United States. Daughter of James Edward and Marceline (Maciolek) University.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, University Michigan, 1972. MSN, Wayne State University, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1986.

    Career

    • Staff nurse University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1972-1973. Nurse clinician Christian Science Mott Children's Hospital, 1973-1978, clinical specialist, 1978-1991. Assistant professor School Nursing, University Michigan, 1984-1987.

      Nurse practitioner, case manager Children's Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, since 1991.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner National Board Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Associates.

    Works

    • Author: CV Disease in the Young, Volunteer 5, 1983, (with others) Pediatric Home Care, 1990. Member editorial board Progress in Cardiovascular Nursing. Contributor articles to professional journals.

      Producer videotapes.

    Membership

    Member American Nurses Association, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, National Association Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners, American Heart Association (cardiovascular nursing council fellow 1990), Society Pediatric Cardiology Nurses (president 1985-1990).

    Connections

    • father: James Edward University
    • mother: Marceline (Maciolek) University
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    Born November 28, 1950
    (age 66)
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