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Nurse

Genevieve Ann Mason, American nurse. Registered Nurse, Missouri; certified registered opthalmology nurse. Recipient Stryker Journalism award Journal Post Anesthesia Nursing, 1986, 30 Year Service award Barnes Hospital, 1990, Pillar of Pky. award, 1978.

Background

Mason, Genevieve Ann was born on December 23, 1936 in St. Louis. Daughter of Oliver Jacob and Josie Elizabeth (Lambeth) Koch.

Education

Diploma in nursing, Washington University, St. Louis, 1957.

Career

Staff nurse, Santa Rosa Hospital, San Antonio, 1957-1958; staff nurse, Veterans Administration Hospital., Shreveport, Louisiana, 1958-1959; staff nurse, Medical Center Hospital, Tyler, Texas, 1959-1960; staff nurse, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, 1960, 65-89; head nurse eye operating rooms, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, 1961-1965; resource nurse for ophthalmology, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, 1989-1993; patient care manager operating rooms, post-anesthesia care unit central processing, The Eye Institute, St. Louis, 1993-1994; clinical coordinator ophthalmological unit, St. Saint Louis University /Anheusher-Busch Eye Institute, since 1994. Consultant Mentor O & O, Norwell, Massachusetts, since 1987, Alcon-Surgical, Fort Worth, since 1988. Presenter in field.

Achievements

  • Registered Nurse, Missouri. Certified registered opthalmology nurse.

Politics

Social norms that assume different standards for women than for men in marriage are outdated and should be rejected. Laws in civil society should define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

Views

The supportive small group inside the Church is the most powerful tool for people to feel that they belong and also to learn and grow.

Membership

Volunteer Parkway School District, St. Louis, 1968-1981. Member American Society Ophthalmic Registered Nurse's (national board directors 1986-1988, secretary 1988-1990, president-elect 1993, president 1994-1995, editor Insight 1981-1986, charter, vice president St. Louis chapter 1982-1984, 87-89, Edna Ashy award 1986, Manuscript award 1991), Association of periOperative Registered Nurses.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, gardening, cooking.

Connections

Married H. William Mason, October 19, 1957. Children: Bradford William, Tracy Lynn, Brian Lambeth.

father:
Oliver Jacob Koch

mother:
Josie Elizabeth (Lambeth) Koch

spouse:
H. William Mason

child:
Tracy Lynn Mason

child:
Brian Lambeth Mason

child:
Bradford William Mason