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nursing educator

Mary Patricia Curtis, American nursing educator. Recipient In Search of Excellence award ANA/Mississippi Nurses Association, 1991.

Background

Curtis, Mary Patricia was born on April 29, 1938 in Milwaukee. Daughter of George Joseph and Mary Nellis (Christiansen) Burg.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Marquette University, 1960. MSN, Mississippi University Women, 1979. Doctor of Education, Mississippi State University, 1990.

Career

Staff development, Presby. Intercommunity Hospital, Klamath Falls, Oregonnursing coordinator, Oregon Institute Technology, Klamath Fallsnursing instructor, Oregon Institute Technology, Klamath Fallsprofessor, Mississippi U. Women, Columbus.

Membership

Member Governor Health Reform Task Force, 1992, Mississippi Board Nursing, since 1992, Council on Aging, Lowndes Count. Lieutenant United States Navy, 1960-1966. Member American Nurses Association (nurse practitioner faculty mentor 1991-1993), American Colleges Nurse Faculty, Mississippi Nurses Association (nurse educator award 1992), National Organization Nurse Practitioner Faculty, Sigma Theta Tau (nurse educator award Zeta Rho chapter 1991), Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

Married James Michael Curtis, February 7, 1966. Children: Ann Marie, Lora Beth, Julie, James.

father:
George Joseph Burg

mother:
Mary Nellis (Christiansen) Burg

spouse:
James Michael Curtis

child:
Ann Marie Curtis

child:
Lora Beth Curtis

child:
Julie Curtis

child:
James Curtis