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Mary Arthur Powell, American adult and family nurse practitioner, administrator. Registered Nurse, Pennsylvania; certified family nurse practitioner, adult nurse practitioenr.


Powell, Mary Arthur was born on March 12, 1950 in Greenport, New York, United States.


Student, Pace University, 1977. Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Sciences, George Washington University, 1978. Nurse practitioner certified, George Washington University, 1978.

Postgraduate, Johns Hopkins University, 1980. Master of Public Administration, Pennsylvania State University, 1995.


Staff nurse emergency department Norwalk (Connecticut) Hospital, 1970-1977. Staff nurse Group Health Association (health maintenance organization ), Washington, 1977-1978. Adult nurse practitioner Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, 1978-1982.

Director student health services Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, since 1982. Chair health and safety committee Dickinson College, Carlisle. Part-time nurse practitioner family practice Graham Medical Clinic, Newville, Pennsylvania, since 1994.

Chair program committee South Center Pennsylvania Nurse Practitioner Special Interest Group, 1987-1988. Instructor Emergency Medical Technician course Norwalk Hospital, 1976-1977. Instructor physical assessment Johns Hopkins University Graduate School midwifery program, 1979.

Lecturer Johns Hopkins Physical Assessment Workshop, 1983. Speaker CHAP National Nurse Practitioner Conference, 1986, 90.


Co-founder CH.A.D.D. (Children with Attention Deficit Disorders) of Capital area, president, 1989-1991, 93-94, Executive Board directors, secretary, 1989-1994. Member American College Health Association (committee legislation and regulatory initiatives since 1992, presenter annual conference Boston 1991, member editorial board committee standards 1991, section delegate 1984-1987), American Academy Nurse Practitioners (writer 1st national certifying examination for nurse practitioners 1993, presenter 3d annual conference Portland, Oregon 1991, Executive Board directors, recording secretary 1987-1990, conference program committee 1989, certified of appreciation 1991).


Daughter of Francis and Mary (Hill) Arthur. Divorced; 1 child, Patrick Joseph.