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Jameela Adams White, American Family nurse practitioner. Registered Nurse, Ohio, New York; family nurse practitioner. Recipient New York State Health Superior vena cava syndrome Corps. grant., 1993-1995.


White, Jameela Adams was born on October 19, 1954 in Rochester, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Elie James Adams and Alease Rebecca (Waldron) Adams Curry.


Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Hampton University, 1976. MSN, Pace University, 1995.


Private duty nurse, Cleveland, 1976-1978. Assistant head nurse Intensive Care Unit, coronary care unit Brentwood Hospital, 1978-1979. Assistant director nursing Astor Gardens Nursing Home, Bronx, New York, 1983-1984.

Public health nurse Westchester County Health Department, White Plains, 1979-1986. Manager patient service VNS-Home Care, Bronx, 1986-1990. Home care nurse coordinator, assistant director patient services Wartburg Home LTHHCP, Mount Vernon, New York, 1990-1995.

Family Nurse Practitioner United Cerebral Palsy New York State, Incorporated, New York York City, since 1995.


Chairperson policy committee Union Child Day Care, Greenburgh, New York, 1991-1993, member education committee, 1987, board directors, since 1991. President nurses unit 1st Baptist Church, Elmsford, New York, 1987-1990. Member North Elmsford Civic Association, since 1988, TransAfrica, 1989-1992.

Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American Nurses Association, New York State Nurses Association, National Black Child Development Association, Hampton Alumni Association (board directors 1986-1991), Chi Eta Phi, Sigma Theta Tau.


Married William Harrison White Junior, June 5, 1982. Children: William Maurice, Jamel John.