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Clare Marie Theresa Rodgers, American pediatric nurse practitioner. Registered Nurse, Maryland; certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner National Board Pediatric Nurses and Practitioners.


Rodgers, Clare Marie Theresa was born on May 31, 1941 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Charles Leo and Mary Clare (Lobley) Rodgers.


Associate Degree in Nursing, Gwynedd Mercy College, 1968. Bachelor of science in nursing, Gwynedd Mercy College, 1974. Certified pediatric nurse practitioner, University Virginia, 1976.

MSN, University Virginia, 1977.


Staff general nurse Misericordiae Hospital, Philadelphia, 1968. Registered Nurse, staff nurse Fitzgerald Mercy Hospital, Darby, Pennsylvania, 1968-1972. Registered Nurse Frankford Hospital, Philadelphia, 1972, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, 1972-1974.

Registered Nurse, instructor Episcopal Hospital, 1974-1975. Graduate teaching assistant University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1976-1977. Pediatric nurse practitioner South County Health Plan, Owensville, Maryland, 1977-1981, National Health Service Corporation, Owensville, 1978-1981, Group Health Association, Washington, 1981-1983, Davidsonville (Maryland) Pediatrics, since 1983.

Pediatric nurse practitioner preceptor University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1978-1979, University Maryland, since 1983, Catholic University American, since 1983. Member advisory board Chrysalis House, Pasedena, Maryland, 1989-1993. Member Surgeon General's Conference on Violence, 1985, Committee for Child Sexual Abuse, 1986-1987.


Fellow National Association Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners (lecturer numerous conferences, chairman Maryland steering committee Chesapeake chapter 1980-1981, 1st president 1981-1983, recording secretary 1982-1986, nominations chairman 1981-1982, membership committee 1986-1994, co-chairman public relations committee since 1992, co-chairman special interest group on child day care since 1992, special interest group on child abuse-child sexual abuse 1992, ad hoc committee on position statements 1987-1989). Member American Nurses Association, Maryland Nurses Association, American Academy Pediatrics (associate), Maryland Nurse Practitioners Special Interest Group, Sigma Theta Tau.


  • Other Interests

    Needlepoint, crocheting, travel, gardening, country western line dancing.