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Maija Delaine Culs, Latvian, American hospital administrator. Certified nurse administrator American Nurses Association. Board directors Chicago Lung Association, since 1976, officer associates board, chairman numerous committees, 1976-1985; associate governing board Business & Professional Association; Member American Academy Ambulatory Nurse Administrators, American Nurses Association (certified nurse administrator).

Background

Culs, Maija Delaine was born on April 3, 1940 in Lubana, Latvia. Came to the United States, l950. Daughter of Edwin Jacob and Bethel Jane (Crumbaker) Schneebeck.

Education

Diploma, Tacoma General Hosp.Sch. Nursing, l96l; Student, University Washington, University Puget Sound. Student, Center State University, 1966.

Career

Medical-surgical nurse, Doctors Hospital, Seattle, 196l-62;medical-surgical nurse Cardiac Care Unit,, University Hospital, U. Washington, Seattle, 1962-1966;clinical nurse manager, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, 1966-1967;director emergency services, Yakima (Washington) Valley Memorial Hospital, 1967-1975;administrator, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, 1975-1989;president, Molecular Delivery Corporation Cons., Chicago, since 1989. Consultant on travel medicine to magazines, newspapers, professional groups, television and radio. Director, developer Tri-County Poison Control Center, Yakima, l973-75.

Director International Travel Immunization Center, Chicago, l980-. Director, reorganizer Executive Health Program, Chicago, l984-.

Membership

Board of directors Chicago Lung Association, since 1976, officer associations board, chairman numerous committees, 1976-1985. Associate governing board Business & Professional Association. Member American Academy Ambulatory Nurse Adminstrs., American Nurses Association (certified nurse administrator).

Interests

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    Avocations: travel, medical and social ethics, humor, arts, language.