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nursing educator

Edith Pearl Baker, American nursing educator. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1972-1974.; Member Texas Nurses Association, American NursesAssn.

Background

Baker, Edith Pearl was born on June 6, 1943 in Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of John Henry and Edna Junior Rachel (Suckau) Gerstner.

Education

Foster parents John Henry and Edna Rachel (Suckau) Gerstner, Junior. Diploma nursing Columbia Hospital, 1965. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Goshen College, 1970.

M.S.N., University Texas-Arlington, 1980. Master of Arts in Public Service, TarletonState U., 1984. Staff nurse Columbia Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1965-1966.

Float nurse Deaconess Hospital, Buffalo, 1966-1967, Valley Hospital, Ridgeway, New Jersey,1967-1968. Staff nurse Goshen General Hospital (Indiana), 1968-1970. College healthnurse Goshen College, 1968-1969.

Public health nurse Allegheny County Health Department, Pittsburgh, 1970-1972. Staff nurse United States Air Force Nurse Corps, 1972-1974. Public health nurse II San Diego County Health Department, 1974-1975.

Instructor Tarleton State University, Stephenville, Texas, since 1976, Migrant HealthProgram, Fort Morgan, Colorado, summers 1983, 84, Granbury General Hospital, Texas, summer 1985, Baylor Medical Center, Dallas, summer 1985, El Centro College, Dallas, summer 1985. Board of directors American Cancer Society, Stephenville, 1976-1977. Instructor/trainer American Heart Association, Stephenville/Fort Worth, since 1976.

Career

Staff nurse Columbia Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1965—1966. Float nurse Deaconess Hospital, Buffalo, 1966—1967, Valley Hospital, Ridgeway, New Jersey, 1967—1968. Staff nurse Goshen General Hospital (Indiana), 1968—1970.

College health nurse Goshen College, 1968—1969. Public health nurse Allegheny County Health Department, Pittsburgh, 1970—1972. Staff nurse United States Air Force Nurse Corps., 1972—1974.

Public health nurse II San Diego County Health Department, 1974—1975. Instructor Tarleton State University, Stephenville, Texas, since 1976, Migrant Health Program Summers, Fort Morgan, Colorado, 1983—1984, Granbury General Hospital, Texas, 1985, Baylor Medical Center, Dallas, 1985, El Centro College, Dallas, 1985. Board directors American Cancer Society, Stephenville, 1976—1977.

Instructor trainer American Heart Association, Stephenville Fort Worth, since 1976. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1972-1974.

Membership

Served to captain United States Air Force, 1972-1974. Member Texas Nurses Association, American NursesAssn.

Connections

Married Rayburn Donald Baker, Junior, March 10, 1973 (divorced). Children: Jason John, Jonas Reade.

father:
John Henry Gerstner

mother:
Edna Junior Rachel (Suckau) Gerstner

spouse:
Junior Rayburn Donald Baker

child:
Jason John Baker

child:
Jonas Reade Baker