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Mina Lee Brown

Mina Lee Brown, American women's health care nurse practitioner. Registered Nurse, Texas; certified women's health care nurse practitioner. Decorated Air Force Commendation medal, 1981, Air Force Achievement medal, 1983-1984, award for Senior Nurse Badge, 1984, Air Force Meritorious Service medal, 1986, 92.


Brown, Mina Lee was born on July 4, 1952 in Santa Maria, California, United States. Daughter of Kenneth James and Edith Marie (Davis) Deebanks.


Diploma in nursing, Baptist Memorial Hospital School Nursing, Memphis, 1973;Bachelor of science in nursing, University Texas, 1979;certified obstetrics-gynecology. nurse practitioner, United States Air Force School Health Care Sciences, 1983;MSN in Women's Health Care, University of California, San Francisco, 1988.


Staff nurse medical-surgical, Baptist Memorial Hospital, Memphis, 1973;staff nurse medical-surgical/nursery, Shaw Air Force Base Regional Medical Center, Sumter, South Carolina., 1974-1976;staff nurse, Smith County Hospital, Carthage, Tennessee, 1976;staff nurse intensive care nursery, Valley Baptist Hospital, Harlingen, Texas, 1976;staff nurse newborn nursery and intensive care nursery, Methodist Hospital, Lubbock, Texas, 1977-1978;staff nurse newborn nursery, Seton Medical Center, Austin, 1979-1980;second in command Lieutenant, United States Air Force, 1973;active duty, 1973-1976, 80-;advanced through grades lieutenant colonel, United States Air Force, 1993;staff nurse medical-surgical, Bergstrom Air Force Base, Austin, 1980-1981;staff nurse labor and delivery, newborn nursery, postpartum, Sumter, 1981-1983;obstetrics-gynecology. student, United States Air Force School Health Care Sciences, Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas and Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, 1983;obstetrics-gynecology. nurse practitioner, Keesler Air Force Base Medical Center, Biloxi, Mississippi, 1983-1984;obstetrics-gynecology. nurse practitioner, Mather Air Force Base Hospital, Sacramento, 1984-1986;supervisor women's health care nurse practitioner, 882 Training Group, Sheppard Air Force Base, since 1988. Obstetrics-gynecology. nurse practitioner United States Air Force, Kessler Air Force Base, Mississippi, 1984, clinical preceptor for physician assistant students, Mather Air Force Base, California, 1984-1985. Organizer, coordinator Women's Health Screening United States Air Force Hospital, Mather Air Force Base, 1986.

Consultant United States Air Force Surgeon General for Ob-Gyn. Nursing, 1988-1995, Birthing FamilyResource, Wichita Falls, 1990-1995. Member selection board United States Air Force Nursing Specialty Selection Board, San Antonio, 1988-1995.

Adjunct Professor division physicians assistant education School Allied Health Professions, 1990-1995. Lecturer in field.


Cholesterol screening staff American Red Cross, Wichita Falls, 1989. Planning committee member Move-A-Long-A-Thon, American Cancer Society, Wichita Falls, 1992. With United States Air Force, 1974-1976.

Member Uniformed Nurse Practitioners Association, Air Force Association, Sigma Theta Tau.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: crafts, gardening, bicycling, walking.


Married Dennis Donald Brown, January 11, 1975.