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Linda Ann Schaaf, American nurse, educator. Registered Nurse; adult nurse practitioner, post masters certified, 1999. Member American Nurses Association, Illinois Nurses Association, American Association National League for Nursing, Illinois League for Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society Nursing.

Background

Schaaf, Linda Ann was born on February 15, 1944 in Baltimore. Daughter of Wilbert Frederick and Rosina Catherine (Lutz) Schaaf.

Education

Diploma, St. Agnes Hospital School Nursing, 1967. Bachelor of science in nursing, University Maryland, 1971. MSN, Catholic University America, 1973.

Career

Staff nurse, charge nurse St. Agnes Hospital, Baltimore, 1967-1971. Staff nurse Provident Hospital, Washington, 1972-1973. Private duty nurse Medical Personnel Pool, 1973.

Practitioner, teacher Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, 1973-1980. Staff nurse Critical Care Services, Inc., 1980-1982. Associate professor Illinois Benedictine College, Lisle, 1980—1990, St. Xavier University, Chicago, 1990—1999, Chicago State University, since 2000.

Clinical educator, consultant Glendale Heights (Illinois) Community Hospital, since 1983. Consultant curriculum Trinity College, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, 1976.

Membership

Board of directors Woodridge (Illinois) Unit Am Cancer Society, since 1984. Member Chicago Heart Association, since 1973. Member American Nurses Association (certified), Illinois Nurses Association, American Association Critical Care Nurses (certified critical care Registered Nurse), National League for Nursing, Illinois League for Nursing (program developer 1976), American Heart Association (council on cardiovascular nursing since 1970), Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society Nursing.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: handicrafts, travel, cultural events, church activities.