Bachelor in Religion, Duke University, 1964. Bachelor of science in nursing, Case-Western Reserve University, 1969. MSN, Catholic University America, 1974.
Postgraduate, Widener University, 1992.
Staff nurse pulmonary Intensive Care Unit, U. Hospitals of Cleveland, 1969-1970;
staff nurse medical/coronary Intensive Care Unit, VA Medical Center, Washington, 1970-1974;
lecturer, Catholic U. American, Washington, 1974;
clinical specialist, VA Medical Center, Washington, 1974-1981;
clinical specialist, VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, 1981-1986;
staff nurse medical-surgical, Mercy Catholic Medical Center, Philadelphia, 1986;
staff nurse neurology, VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, since 1986;
instructor, Thomas Jefferson U., Philadelphia, 1991-1993;
clinical instructor, Widener U., Chester, Pennsylvania, 1994;
clinical instructor, Temple University, Philadelphia, since 1995. Board directors Pulmonary Cons. Ltd., Fairfax, Virginia, 1978-1980.
Member of advisory board Met Area Critical Care Education, Washington, 1977-1978. Affiliate faculty BCLS, American Heart Association, Washington, 1977-1981.
Member American Nurses Association, American Association of Critical Care Nurses (chairman national bylaws committee 1980-1981, correspondent secretary 1979-1981, Aline M. Holmes award 1980), National League for Nursing, Southeastern Pennsylvania League for Nursing (board directors 1993-1994, chairman nominating committee 1993-1994), District of Columbia Thoracic Society, Sigma Theta Tau (chairman chapter publicity committee since 1992).
Married Herbert Ramiro Perez Concepcion, August 1964 (divorced). Married Clarence Reese Todd, March 3, 1990.