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Linda Lee Nelson, American nursing educator. Cancer Center fellow University Rochester, 1983. Member vestry and liturgy committee St. Giles Episcopal Church, Northbrook, Illinois, 1988. Member American Nurses Association, American Public Health Association, Illinois Nurses Association (committee research, division committee family health), Chicago Nurses Association (board directors, program committee), Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Theta Kappa.

Background

Nelson, Linda Lee was born on January 16, 1945 in Joliet, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Earl Leroy and Leona Elnora (Hoaglund) Nelson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Loyola University, Chicago, 1973. Master of Science in Nursing, University Rochester, New York, 1984.

Career

Staff nurse, Rush-Prebyn. St. Lukes Hospital, Chicago, 1967-1972;staff nurse, Silver Cross Hospital, Joliet, 1972-1973;nurse consultant, Council for Committee Superior vena cava syndrome, Chicago, 1973-1975;discharge planner, Rush-Presbyterian St. Lukes Medical Center, Chicago, 1975-1980;home care nurse, Southern Hills Health System, Homestead, Pennsylvania, 1980-1982;graduate assistant, U. Rochester, New York, 1982-1984;staff nurse, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, New York, 1983-1984. Instructor community health nursing Rush U. College Nursing, since 1984.

Chartermem. Continuity of Care Organisation, Chicago, 1978-1980. Presenter of research atworkshops and family care conference.

Membership

Member vestry and liturgy committee St. Giles Episcopal Church, Northbrook, Illinois, 1988. Member American Nurses Association, American Public Health Association, Illinois Nurses Association (committee research, division committee family health), Chicago Nurses Association (board directors, program committee), Sigma Theta Tau, Phi Theta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: biking, reading, camping, gardening, tennis.