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Cynthia Anne Padula, American nurse educator. Registered Nurse, Cardiovascular Clinical Specialist, Gerontology Certified. Recipient Air Force Educator award Southeast New England Air Force; dean's summer fellow University Connecticut School Family Studies, 1989-1991, National Research Service Award predoctoral fellow United States Public Health Service Division Nursing, 1990-1992.


Padula, Cynthia Anne was born on February 26, 1951 in Somerset, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Roger Joseph and Helen Claire (Jeff) Dube.


Associate Degree, Rhode Island Junior College, 1972. Bachelor of Science in Nursing summa cum laude, Salve Regina College, 1978. Master of Science in Nursing, Boston University, 1980.

Postgraduate, University Connecticut, since 1988.


Staff nurse, St. Joseph's Hospital, North Providence, 1972-1973;head nurse, St. Joseph's Hospital, North Providence, 1973-1978;clinical instructor, Salve Regina, Newport, Rhode Island, 1978-1980;perdiem staff nurse, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, 1979, 80, 89;instructor of nursing, Rhode Island College, Providence, 1979-1980;cardiovascular clinical specialist, Miriam Hospital, Providence, 1980-1983;instructor of nursing, Salve Regina College, Newport, Rhode Island, 1983-1985;perdiem staff nurse, Miriam Hospital, Providence, 1985-1987;assistant professor nursing, U. Rhode Island College Nursing, Kingston, since 1985. Educational consultant Medical Supply Company.


Member American Nurses Association, Gerontological Society, American Heart Association, Friends of Library., Sigma Theta Tau (Research award Delta Upsilon chapter 1988), Phi Kappa Phi.


Married Paul Joseph Padula, September 8, 1973. Children: Matthew Joseph, Benjamin Paul.