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Clinical educator

Gayle Armistead Byerly, American clinical educator. Certified gerontological nurse practitioner American Nurses Association, certified rehabilitation Registered Nurse. Recipient Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching. Member Association Rehabilitation Nurses, (editor newsletter since 1992), PNA (Gerontological special interest group), Philadelphia Corporation for Aging (dementia protocol advisory committee), Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Byerly, Gayle Armistead was born on December 2, 1938 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of William H. and Mary E. (Gratzer) Armistead.

Education

AB, Goucher College, 1957;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania, 1966;Bachelor of science in nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 1983;MSN, University of Pennsylvania, 1986.

Career

Associate Professor of English, Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, 1966-1983;staff nurse, Abington (Pennsylvania) Memorial Hospital, 1984-1986;geriatric health consultant, John Whitman & Associations, Philadelphia, 1986-1987;clinical educator, Chestnut Hill Rehabilitation Hospital, Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Certified gerontological nurse practitioner American Nurses Association, certified rehabilitation Registered Nurse.

Membership

Member Association Rehabilitation Nurses, (editor newsletter since 1992), PNA (Gerontological special interest group), Philadelphia Corporation for Aging (dementia protocol advisory committee), Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Harold W. Byerly, February 18, 1956. Children: Sandra L. Cole, Jennifer E. Willis, Keith A., Alison R.

father:
William H. Armistead

mother:
Mary E. (Gratzer) Armistead

spouse:
Harold W. Byerly

children:
Sandra L. Cole Byerly

Jennifer E. Willis Byerly

Keith A. Byerly

Alison R. Byerly