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Janet Mary Wetzka Perez, American medical/surgical and transplant nurse. Registered Nurse, Louisiana; certified medical-surgical. Named a Louisiana Great 100 Nurse, 1999. Member Beverly Hills Civic Association, Metairie, since 1990. Member International Transplant Nurses Society (president emeritus Louisiana chapter), Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Perez, Janet Mary Wetzka was born on November 13, 1964 in Metairie, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of Anselm and Aline (Ruffina) Wetzka.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Louisiana State University Medical Center, 1986.

Career

Staff nurse, Ochsner Foundation Hospital, New Orleans, 1986-1991;conference coordinator and chair unit quality assurance committee, Ochsner Foundation Hospital, New Orleans, 1989-1991;chair nursing resource committee, Ochsner Foundation Hospital, New Orleans, 1990-1994;patient care coordinator, Ochsner Foundation Hospital, New Orleans, since 1991. CPR instructor, since 1988.

Membership

Member Beverly Hills Civic Association, Metairie, since 1990. Member International Transplant Nurses Society (president emeritus Louisiana chapter), International Urological Sciences, Inc., Sigma Theta Tau.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: plants, water skiing, sewing, needlework.

Connections

Married Michael Joseph Perez, August 22, 1987.