Bachelor of Science, St. Francis College, Loretto, Pennsylvania, 1967; Master of Science, Fordham University, 1969.
Instructor, College of St. Elizabeth, Convent Station, New Jersey, 1968-1969; research scientist, Kidney Disease Institute, New York State Department Health, Albany, 1969-1972; staff project scientist, Cleveland Clinic Foundation biomedical Engineering, since 1972.
Fellow American Institute Chemists. Member American Society for Testing and Materials (vice chairman since 1983), American Society Artificial Internal Organs (trustee since 1991, editorial board 1986-1989, membership committee 1981-1984, chairman 1985, Research award 1993), International Society Artificial Organs (program committee 1985, 89), Society for Biomaterials, American Chemical Society, Academy Surgical Research.
Married George Xavier Kambic, August 16, 1969. Children: Kathleen, Danielle, Peter.