Log In

Cynthia D. Adams Edit Profile

Cynthia D. Adams, American Health sciences educator ( hlth: hlth. service, Educated)health sciences educator. Recipient Certified of Achievement for Outstanding Women in Education, Young Women’s Christian Association, Lake County, 1983, 84.


Adams, Cynthia D. was born on September 10, 1946 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Walter Norbert Tokarz and Eugenia W. (Czastkiewicz) Tokarz.


Bachelor of Science, Wayne State University, 1968. Doctor of Education, Wayne State University, 1973. Master of Arts, Eastern Michigan University, 1970.


Instructor, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1970-1971. Chief technologist, educational coordinator Detroit Macomb Hospital Association, 1971-1974. Director, assistant professor health administration program Mercy College, Detroit, 1974-1976.

Associate professor, department chairman medical technical University of Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, Illinois, 1976-1980, professor, dean, since 1980. Director workshops Professional SeminarsCons., New York City, since 1985.


Member advisory board College Lake County, Grayslake, Illinois, 1979—1984. Science fair judge Illinois Junior Academy of Sciences, from 1980. Advisory board Lake County Urban League, Waukegan, Illinois, from 1980.

Yearbook advisor Lake Bluff Junior High School, from 1983. Advisory board Lake County Young Women’s Christian Association, Waukegan, from 1984. Member of Chicago Society Medical Technologists (co-chairman by-laws committee 1984-1985, board directors since 1984), Illinois Medical Technology Association (chairman science assembly 1979-1980), American Midwest Association Allied Health Deans, American Society Allied Health Professionals, American Society Clinical Pathologists, American Society Medical Technologists (director workshops since 1976, Omicron Sigma award 1980), American Association Allied Health Professionals (chairman women's interest section since 1984).


Married Charles Richard Adams, February 18, 1978. Children: Erik, Jessica, Kerensa.