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Bette Ann Olson, American nurse, educator. Registered Nurse, North Dakota. Home Box Office & Co Nurse scholar.

Background

Olson, Bette Ann was born on December 29, 1940 in San Francisco, California, United States. Daughter of John W. and Sallie V. (Neff) Harte.

Education

Diploma, Los Angeles County General Hospital, 1964. Bachelor of Science, South Dakota State University, 1982. Master of Science, University North Dakota, 1986.

Career

Staff nurse in orthopedics, United Hospital, Grand Forks, North Dakota, 1980-1986;instructor practical nursing, East Grand Forks (Minnesota) AVTI, 1983-1984;graduate teaching assistant, U. North Dakota, Grand Forks, 1984-1986;now associate professor, cooperative education coordinator, U. North Dakota, Grand Forks, since 1986.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association (chair bylaws committee), National Association Orthopedic Nurses (past president Grand Forks chapter, past state board directors, research scholar 1991, research committee since 1995), North Dakota Nurses Association (past chair medical-surgical council, past district president, bylaws chair, Outstanding Nurse award 1992), Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Edwin S. Olson, July 13, 1964. Children:Steven, Eric, Kerry.