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Lucille Musser Arking

Lucille Musser Arking, American Nurse epidemiologist ( hlth: hlth. service, Educated)nurse epidemiologist. Member ANA, Michigan Nurse's Association (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome task force 1987-1989), American Public Health Association (member epidemiology section since 1975), Association Practitioners of Infection Control, Science Research Society, Association Women in Science, Sigma Xi.

Background

Arking, Lucille Musser was born on January 26, 1936 in Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Boyd Albert and Marion Anna (Merryman) Musser.

Education

Registered Nurse, Episcopal School Nursing, 1958. Bachelor of science in nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 1968. MSN, Wayne State University, 1986.

Postgraduate, Wayne State University, 1991^. Psychiatric research nurse Boston City Hospital, 1958. Hospital supervisor Philadelphia Psychiatric Center, 1959-1961.

Public health nurse Community Nursing Service, Philadelphia, 1961-1964. Director nursing Green Acres Nursing Center, Philadelphia, 1966-1967. Head nurse University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1967-1968.

Assistant director nursing U. Kentucky, Lexington, 1968-1970. Assistant director nursing edn.Rio Hondo Hospital, Downey, California, 1973-1975. Director nursing Bellwood Hospital, Bellflower, California, 1974-1975.

Nurse epidemiologist Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, 1975-1984, director hospital epidemiology, 1984-1989, senior clinical epidemiologist, 1990-1994. Vice president clinical services Great Lakes Rehabilitation Hospital, Southfield, Michigan, 1994-1996. Administrator Cadillac Nursing Center, Detroit, 1997^.

Member Human Immunodeficiency Virus advising committee Michigan Department Public Health, 1989-1990. Instructor Santa Ana College, 1971-1973. Lecturer drug abuse Fountain Valley, California, 1970-1975.

Co-founder Parents and Friends Learning Disabilities Organisation, 1968-1970. Den leader Cub Scouts, Fountain Valley, California 1968-1975. Board directors Wellness Networks, Detroit, 1982-1986.

Women's Club of Centre County scholar, 1954-1958. Grantee Community Nursing Service Ednl., 1963-1964. United States Public Health Service nursing trainee, 1965.

Member Michigan Governor Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome task force, 1985-1986, Michigan Medical Society Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome task force, 1986.

Career

Psychiatric research nurse Boston City Hospital, 1958. Hospital supervisor Philadelphia Psychiatric Center, 1959-1961. Public health nurse Community Nursing Service, 1961-1964.

Director of Nursing Green Acres Nursing Center, 1966-1967. Head nurse University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1967-1968. Assistant Director of Nursing University Kentucky, Lexington, 1968-1970.

Assistant director nursing education Rio Hondo Hospital, Downey, California, 1973-1975. Director of Nursing Bellwood Hospital, Bellflower, 1974-1975. Nurse epidemiologist Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, 1975-1984, director hospital epidemiology, 1984-1989, senior clinical epidemiologist, 1990-1994.

Vice president clinical services Great Lakes Rehabilitation Hospital, Southfield, 1994-1996. Administrator Cadillac Nursing Center, Detroit, 1997-1999. Executive director St. Anthony Nursing Care Center, Warren, 1999—2001.

With office of international affairs Pusan (South Korea) National University, 2001. With St. James Nursing Center, Detroit, 2002—2003, Arking Consultant Associates, since 2003. Lecturer drug abuse Fountain Valley, California, 1970-1975.

Instructor Santa Ana College, 1971-1973.

Membership

Co-founder Parents and Friends Learning Disabilities Organization, 1968-1970. Den leader Cub Scouts, Fountain Valley and Troy, Michigan, 1968-1975. Founding member, board directors Wellness Networks, Detroit, 1982-1986.

Member Michigan Governor Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Task Force, 1985-1986, Michigan Medical Society Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Task Force, 1986, chair religious affiliation social action committee, 1984-1990. Senior council member Oakland County, Michigan, 2007. Precinct delegate, Democratic Part, since 2006.

Chair of nominate committee, Troy Democratic Club, 2006. Member American Public Health Association (member epidemiology section 1975-1999), American Nurses Association, Michigan Nurses's Association (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome task force 1987-1989, Human Immunodeficiency Virus advisory committee 1989-1990), Association Practitioners Infection Control, Science Research Society, Association Women in Science, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, cooking, genealogy.

Connections

Married Robert Arking, May 8, 1958. Children: Henry David, Jonathan Jacob.