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Lourdes Medrano Nisperos, Philippine medical center coordinator, educator. Registered Nurse, Illinois, Michigan, Canada, Philippines. Member American Nurses Association, VA Patient Health Education Coordinators, VA Preventive Medical Coordinators, Philippine Nurses Association Chicago (vice president, board directors), Nursing Service Quality Assurance (chairperson 1980-1984, consultant 1984-1985), Illinois Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Nisperos, Lourdes Medrano was born on November 2, 1939 in Claveria, Cagayan, The Philippines. Daughter of Celso A. and Josefina (Manuel) Medrano.

Education

Diploma, Far Eastern University, Manila, 1959. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Far Eastern University, Manila, 1961. Master of Science in Nursing, Andrews University, Berrien Spring, Michigan, 1990.

Career

Clinical nurse instructor, Peterborough (Ontario, Canada) Civic Hospital School Nursing, 1966-1968;operating room and recovery room nurse, The Doctors Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1964-1966;nursing instructor, St. Joseph's Hospital School Nursing, Toronto, 1971-1972;charge nurse Medical Intensive Care Unit and Renal Transplant Unit, University of Illinois Hospital, Chicago, 1972-1974;nursing instructor, St. Mary's of Nazareth Hospital School Nursing, Chicago, 1974-1975;head nurse Medical Intensive Care Unit, Cardiac Care Unit, telemetry, St. Mary's of Nazareth Hospital School Nursing, Chicago, 1975-1979;nurse coordinator, supervisor, VA West Side Medical Center, Chicago, 1979-1985;preventive medicine and patient education coordinator, VA West Side Medical Center, Chicago, since 1985. Exchange visitors nurse, 1962-1964. Manager Asian Pacific Affairs VA West Side Medical Center, since 1988.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association, VA Patient Health Education Coordinators, VA Preventive Medical Coordinators, Philippine Nurses Association Chicago (vice president, board directors), Nursing Service Quality Assurance (chairperson 1980-1984, consultant 1984-1985), Illinois Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married Arturo G. Nisperos, July 4, 1970. Children: Arthur Junior, Arnez, Arnold.