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Leslie McCasey Thom, American nursing educator. Member American Association for History of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Thom, Leslie McCasey was born on January 23, 1945 in Springfield, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Frank Leslie and Virginia Leigh (Bales) McCasey.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, University Iowa, 1966. Master of Science in Community Health Nursing, Northern Illinois University, 1977. Doctor of Education, Illinois State University, 1986.

Career

Staff development coordinator Dodge County Asylum, Juneau, Wisconsin, Union Hospital, New Ulm, Minnesota. Instructor School Nursing Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago. Coordinator graduate program, department nursing Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois.

Membership

Member American Association for History of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married James Joseph Thom. August 20, 1966; children: Kelly Denise Thom Wendlandt, Deborah Maureen.