Bachelor of Science, St. Xavier College, Chicago, 1959. Master of Science, University California, San Francisco, 1961. Master of Arts, University Kansas, 1979.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1985.
Staff nurse, Visiting Nurse Association Chicago public health nurse, Berkeley (California) Health Department, 1961-1967; supervisor, Berkeley (California) Health Department, 1967-1969; assistant professor, St. Xavier College, Chicago professor, Governors State University, University Park, Illinois.
Member Illinois Public Health Association (secretary-treasurer nursing section), American Public Health Association, Midwest Sociological Society, Suburban Area Agency on Aging (member advisory council).