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Gwendolyn Johan Switzer, American Nurse ( hlth: hlth. service)nurse. Recipient American Red Cross Nursing Student award, 1962. Member National League for Nursing, American Association Critical Care Nurses, Oklahoma Nurses Association (treasurer), National Association Female Execs, American Association Rehabilitation Nurses (district representative, state treasurer).


Switzer, Gwendolyn Johan was born on October 24, 1935 in Ada, Oklahoma, United States. Daughter of Claud B. and May Alice (Bratcher) Smith.


Bachelor of Science, E. Central State College, 1957. Registered Nurse, St. Anthony's Hospital School Nursing, 1962. CRRN, 1993.


Office nurse Doctor C.B. Dawson,, Okla City, 1962—1963. Staff nurse Valley View Hospital, Ada, 1964—1966. House supervisor, 1966—1968.

Director nursing Holdenville General Hospital, Oklahoma, 1968—1969. Coronary care nurse, 1969—1976. House supervisor, 1979—1989.

Dialysis, 1989—1990; nurse manager rehab, from 1990. Consultant nurse Stonegate Nursing Home, Stonewall, Oklahoma, 1974—1977.


Board directors Singles' Ministry Southeast Oklahoma, 1982. Member of Church of Nazarene, American Association Rehabilitation Nurses, National Association Female Exec, Oklahoma Nurses Association, National League Nursing, American Association Critical Care Nurses.


1 child Janet Dianne.