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Larry Brent Owens, American nurse, anesthetist.

Background

Owens, Larry Brent was born on July 13, 1948 in Paintsville, Kentucky, United States. Son of James Woodrow and Anna Yvonne (Stamper) Owens.

Education

Associate in Nursing, Eastern Kentucky University, 1973. Certified in nurse anesthesia, Charleston (West Virginia) Area Medical Center. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University Kentucky, 1983.

Career

Supervisor operating rooms, Louisa (Kentucky) Community Hospital, 1975;nurse anesthetist, Cave Run Clinic, Morehead, Kentucky, 1977-1979;senior nurse anesthetist, Anesthesia Associations, Lexington, Kentucky, since 1979;freelance anesthetist, since 1990.

Membership

With United States Navy, 1969-1973, Commander Nurse Corps, United States Naval Reserve, since 1987, specialty advisor for nurse anesthetist-oper. room nurses, since 1999. Member American Association Nurse Anesthetists (assistant chairman council on practice 1985-1991, council on public interest in anesthesia 1985-1991, member committee on practice 1986-1992, acting chairman committee on practice 1990), Kentucky Association Nurse Anesthetists (past president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, board directors, member advisory board council on practice Kentucky Board Nursing 1985-1993, editor, public Pacemaker).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, running, amateur radio, volleyball, tennis.

Connections

Married Julie Lynn Wilson, May 19, 1979 (divorced November 1986). Married Mary Drane Whaley, October 28, 1989. Children: Miller W., Magaret V.