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Elaine Wilson Young, American nursing educator. Certified sex educator. Elizabeth O'Connell scholar St. Francis Hospital; Professional Nurse trainee; American Nurses Foundation scholar, 1986. Member American Nurses Association, American Association Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists, Society for Science Study of Sexuality, Association Nurses in Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Care, Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Young, Elaine Wilson was born on April 5, 1937 in Poughkeepsie, New York, United States. Daughter of Edward Joseph and Mae (Corey) Wilson.

Education

Diploma, St. Francis Hospital School Nursing, 1958. Bachelor of Science, Boston University, 1961. Master of Science, Boston University, 1963.

Doctor of Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University, 1982.

Career

Staff nurse, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1959-1965;director, instructor, childbirth educator, self-employed, Boston and Baton Rouge, 1967-1972;instructor, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1974-1981;assistant professor, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1982-1989;staff nurse, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome coordinator, Center Cape Cod, South Dennis, Massachusettsassociate professor graduate nursing, Massachusetts General Hospital Home Institute Health Professions, Boston. Co-founder Childbirth Education Association Boston. Speaker in field; invited mem.1st Chinese-American Sexology Conference, 1993.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association, American Association Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists, Society for Science Study of Sexuality, Association Nurses in Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Care, Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married David Lincoln Young, August 19, 1961 (deceased August 1991). Children: Katherine, Cynthia, Sarah, Arthur.