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Kathleen Anne Dracup Edit Profile

Kathleen Anne Dracup, American Nursing educator. Distinguished Practitioner National Academy, Washington, 1987; Fulbright Senior scholar, 1995. Fellow Council Cardiovascular Nursing, American Heart Association, American Association Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation; member American Nurses' Association, American Association Critical Care Nurses (life), Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Dracup, Kathleen Anne was born on September 28, 1942 in Santa Monica, California, United States. Daughter of Paul Joseph and Lucy Elizabeth (Milligan) Molloy.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, St. Xavier's College, Chicago, 1967. Master in Nursing, University of California at Los Angeles, 1974. Doctor in Nursing Science, University California, San Francisco, 1982.

Career

Clinical nurse, Little Company of Mary Hospital, Chicago, 1967-1970;clinical nurse, University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center, 1970-1974;assistant clinical professor, University of California, Los Angeles, 1974-1978;research fellow department medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, 1979-1981;assistant professor to professor, University of California, Los Angeles, since 1982;clinical nurse, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, 1979;private practice psychotherapist, since 1980.

Membership

Fellow Council Cardiovascular Nursing, American Heart Association, American Association Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation. Member Institute of Medicine, American Nurses' Association, American Association Critical Care Nurses (life), Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Children: Jeffrey, Jonathan, Joy, Jan, Brian.