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Nursing educator

Alice Mitsuye Kuramoto, American nursing educator. Member Japanese American Citizen League, Wisconsin, 1990-1992, Japan-American Society, Wisconsin, 1991-1992; volunteer Arthritis Foundation, Wisconsin, 1991-1992. Member American Nurses Association, National League Nursing, American Association Adult and Continuing Education, National University Continuing Education Association, Sigma Theta Tau, Pi Lambda Theta.

Background

Kuramoto, Alice Mitsuye was born on April 21, 1945 in Webster City, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Sam Isamu and Ayeko (Kanno) Kuramoto.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, University Iowa, 1967. Master of Science, University Minnesota, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1975.

Career

Staff nurse, University of Minnesota Hospital, Minneapolis, summer 1969; instructor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1969-1970; research associate, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, summers 1970-1971; assistant professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1971-1975; regional coordinator, New England Board Higher Education, Welslesley, Massachusetts, 1976; associate dean, U. Washington, Seattle, 1977-1989; professor, director continuing education, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, since 1990; department chair, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, since 1992. Advising committee Western Interstate Commission Higher Education, Boulder, Colorado, 1977-1979. Visiting professor U. Bergen, Norway, fall 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Associate editor: Journal Continuing Education in Nursing, since 1982. Nursing editor: Journal Continuing Education in the Health Professions, since 1986. Member editorial board: Review of Research in Nursing, Volunteer II, 1987-1988.

Membership

Member Japanese American Citizen League, Wisconsin, 1990-1992, Japan-American Society, Wisconsin, 1991-1992. Volunteer Arthritis Foundation, Wisconsin, 1991-1992. Member American Nurses Association, National League Nursing, American Association Adult and Continuing Education, National University Continuing Education Association, Sigma Theta Tau, Pi Lambda Theta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, music, sports.

Connections

father:
Sam Isamu Kuramoto

mother:
Ayeko (Kanno) Kuramoto