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Betsy Jean Ovitt, American Nurse. Member American Burn Association, American Association Critical Care Nurses, University of Wisconsin Alumni Association.

Background

Ovitt, Betsy Jean was born on October 30, 1946 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of David Wilkie and Elizabeth Louella (Wright) Ovitt.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University Wisconsin, 1968. Master of Science in Nursing, Marquette University, 1985.

Career

Staff nurse, University of Wisconsin Hospital, Madison, 1968-1969;staff nurse, Fairview Southdale Hospital, Edina, Minnesota, 1969-1970;staff nurse, Anchorage Community Hospital, 1971-1973;biomedical instructor, Geophysical Institute U. Alaska, Fairbanks, 1973-1974;unit director burn center, St. Mary's Hospital, Milwaukee, 1976-1987;nurse manager burn center, Tampa General Hospital, Florida, 1987-1988;director critical care, UCH, since 1988. Instructor Advanced Cardiac Life Support, 1978-1986.

Membership

Member American Burn Association, American Association Critical Care Nurses, University of Wisconsin Alumni Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.