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educator , nurse practitioner , school nurse

Joan Rita Reilly, American nurse practitioner, educator, school nurse. Angel scholar, 1969; recipient Shirley Titus award, 1972; named School Nurse of Year, Chicago Public Schools, 1995-1996. Board directors Family and Children's Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Network. Member American Nurses Association, Illinois Nurses Association, School Nurses Association, Interdivisional Council Nurse Practitioners, Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Background

Reilly, Joan Rita was born on April 3, 1947 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Thomas A. and Elmira E. (McCauley) Reilly.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, University Michigan, 1969. MSN, University Colorado, Denver, 1972. Postgraduate, University Colorado, Denver, 1985.

Career

Pediatric nurse consultant, U. Colorado John F. Kennedy Child Development Center, Boulder, 1972-1974; pediatric nurse practitioner, University of Chicago, Wyler Hospital, 1975-1977; school nurse special education, Chicago Public Schools, 1977-1986; school nurse coordinator special services, Chicago Public Schools, 1986-1989; school nurse, nurse practitioner, Chicago (Illinois) Public Schools, since 1989. Adjunct Professor University of Illinois, since 1981. Seminar director, Chicago, since 1981.

Membership

Board directors Family and Children's Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Network. Member American Nurses Association, Illinois Nurses Association, School Nurses Association, Interdivisional Council Nurse Practitioners, Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Connections

father:
Thomas A. Reilly

mother:
Elmira E. (McCauley) Reilly