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Karen Elaine Gable Edit Profile

Karen Elaine Gable was American healthcare educator. Registered dental hygienist Indiana University, certified dental assistant Indiana University. Recipient Distinguished Dental Hygiene Alumna award, Indiana University School Dentistry.

Background

Gable, Karen Elaine was born on November 12, 1939 in Des Moines. Daughter of John E. and Mabel I. (Davis) Clay.

Education

AS, Indiana U., Indianapolis, 1969;Bachelor of Science in Education, Indiana U., Indianapolis, 1976;Master of Science in Education, Indiana U., Indianapolis, 1979;Doctor of Education, Indiana U., Indianapolis, 1985.

Career

Clinical instructor dental hygiene program School Dentistry,, Indiana U., 1977;assistant professor, coordinator/program director health occupations education School Medicine, Indiana U., 1977-1981;assistant professor School Education, Indiana U., 1981-1994;associate professor health science education School Allied Health & Medicine, Indiana U., since 1994.

Membership

Member Association Health Occupations Teacher Educators (treasurer, president), Indiana Allied Health Association (president-elect, president), Indiana Health Occupations Association (president-elect, president), Indiana Dental Hygienists Association (secretary), Indiana Vocational Association (Outstanding Svc. awards), American Vocational Association (member professional development committee), AVA/Health Occupations Education Policy Board, Sigma Phi Alpha.

Connections

Married Robert W. Gable, Junior, February 4, 1961. Children: Susan Kay, Barbara Lynne, R. J. Kent.