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Elaine Lois Smith, American nursing administrator, mental health nurse. Registered Nurse, California, District of Columbia. Named District of Columbia Nurse of Year, 1985. Member American Nurses Association (certified clinical specialist in adult psychiatric-mental health nursing), Holistic Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Smith, Elaine Lois was born on March 27, 1941 in Kalispell, Montana, United States. Daughter of Lawrence Gay and Doretta (Wagner) Nees.

Education

Diploma in nursing, Hollywood Presbyterian Hospital, Los Angeles, 1961. Bachelor of science in nursing with distinction, University Kansas, Kansas City, 1965. MSN, University of California at Los Angeles, 1968.

Career

Associate professor nursing, Azusa (California) Pacific Collegeassociate professor nursing, Howard U., Washingtontherapist, Stress/Health Management Center, Washingtondirector health services, Community of Hope, Washington.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association (certified clinical specialist in adult psychiatric-mental health nursing), Holistic Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Children: Ronald, Lori, Susan.