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health education specialist

Barbara Kirsner Berg, American health education specialist. Certified health education specialist National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc., Massachusetts. Recipient Volunteer of Year award, Pikesville Chamber of Commerce, 2005.

Background

Berg, Barbara Kirsner was born on December 6, 1954 in Cincinnati. Daughter of Robert and Mildred Dorothy (Warshofsky) Kirsner.

Education

Bachelor, Brandeis University, 1976. Master of Education, University Cincinnati, 1977.

Career

Health educator Southwest Ohio Lung Association, Cincinnati, 1977-1979. Coordinator administrative education Northeast Regional Medical Education Center, Northport, New York, 1979-1981. Patient health education coordinator Veterans Administration Medical Center, Buffalo, 1981-1987.

Clinical assistant professor State University of New York, 1982-1987. Director community health education Northwest Hospital Center, Baltimore, 1987-1989. Coordinator law and health care program University Maryland School Law, 1989-1990.

Medical management consultant Doctor Howard K. Berg, Owings Mills, since 1990. Health education coordinator Baltimore Hadassah, since 2005. Consultant health education Edward Bartlett, Associate, Rockville, Maryland, 1987-1988.

Member adult education committee Chizuk Amuno Congregation, Baltimore, 1993-1999, member board director, 1996-1998, chair cultural arts committee, 1996-1998.

Achievements

  • Certified health education specialist National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc., Massachusetts.

Membership

Board director, member American Lung Association Western New York, Buffalo, 1983-1986, Pumpkin Theater, Baltimore, 1990-1991. Chair domestic concerns committee Baltimore Jewish Council, 1994-1996, chair government relations committee, 1996-1998, secretary, board director, 1996-1998, Second vice president 1998-2000. Secretary women's department Associated Jewish Charities, Baltimore, 1994-1997.

Member school board nominating convention Baltimore County, 1995-1999. President Pikesville Middle School Parent-Teachers Association, 1998-2001, Owings Mill High School Parent Teacher Student Association, 2004-2005, vice president leadership, 2002-2004. Member of American Public Health Association, Society Public Health Education, Baltimore Brandeis Alumni Association (president), American Jewish Committee (treasurer 2005), Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, travel, advocacy.

Connections

Married Howard Keith Berg, April 8, 1984. Children: Arielle, Allison, Stacy.

father:
Robert Kirsner

mother:
Mildred Dorothy (Warshofsky) Kirsner

spouse:
Howard Keith Berg

children:
Arielle Berg

Stacy Berg

Allison Berg