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Linda M. Duffy, American adult and geriatric clinical specialist. Registered Nurse, California, Minnesota; certified adult nurse practioner. Research grantee.

Background

Duffy, Linda M. was born on April 28, 1940 in Minneapolis.

Education

Diploma, St. Barnabas Hospital, 1962;Bachelor of science in nursing, University of Minnesota, 1976;Master of Science in Public Health Nusing, University of Minnesota, 1978;postgraduate, University of Minnesota, since 1988.

Career

Staff nurse, Notre Dame Hospital, San Francisco, 1962;staff nurse medical/surgical station, Vallejo (California) General Hospital, 1962-1963;head nurse, Burbank Community Hospital, 1963;clinic nurse, Claremont, 1963-1964;staff nurse medicine, orthopedics, Sharp Memorial Hospital, San Diego, 1965;nurse emergency room, surgical Intensive Care Unit, St. Barnabas Hospital, Minneapolis, 1966-1968;staff nurse emergency room, Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, 1968-1970;staff nurse urology, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, 1971-1977;nurse practitioner urology, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, 1977-1994;specialist Geriatric Research, Edition and Clinical Center, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, 1994;geriatric nurse practitioner, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, since 1988. Consultant, advisory board Alzheimer's special care units Good Samaritan Hospital, Minneapolis, 1989-1990. Lecturer in field; Adjunct.mem. faculty Abbott-Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, since 1982.

Assistant Adjunct Professor School Nursing, Minnesota, since 1983. Guestfaculty St. Paul Seminary, 1987-1989, 91. Speaker national and international nursing conferences.

Membership

Board of directors Timm Uro-care Foundation, Minneapolis, 1989. Member American Urological Association Allied (certified, national commission on education 1983-1984, national research committee 1987, president-elect Upper Midwest chapter 1987, Leadbetter award 1981, literature award 1988), Gerontological Society American, Sigma Theta Tau (Zeta chapter, archivist 1980, vice president 1980).