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Nursing educator

Patricia Ann Burgess, American nursing educator. Certified rural nurse practitioner, pediatrics nurse. Chairperson health professionals advisory group March Dimes; Member of American Nurses Association (certified pediatrics member), Nevada Nurses' Association, Sigma Theta Tau (secretary Nu Iota Chapter).

Background

Burgess, Patricia Ann was born on October 20, 1938 in Carson City, Nevada, United States. Daughter of Joseph Cecil and Victorine Virginia (Sciarini) Morrison.

Education

Diploma, Mary's Help College Nursing, 1959. B.S.N. (Professional Nurse trainee), U. Nevada, 1974, Master of Science, 1981. Certified rural nurse practitioner, pediatric nurse.

Staff nurse Marin General Hospital, San Rafael, California, 1959. Staff nurse Washoe Medical Center, Reno, 1959, head nurse emergency room, 1960, staff nurse Intensive Care Unit, 1961-1964, head nurse Intensive Care Unit, 1965-1966, staff nurse pediatrics, 1978-1990. Lecturer U. Nevada, 1974-1981, assistant professor pediatrics, 1982-1988.

Metabolic screening coordinator State Nevada, 1988-1989. Instructor Truckee Meadows Community College, 1989-1990. Assistant professor of University Nevada, Reno, 1990^.

Member Biomedical Human Subjects Board, U. Nevada, school medicine.

Career

Staff nurse Marin General Hospital, San Rafael, California, 1959, Washoe Medical Center, Reno, 1959, head nurse emergency room, 1960, staff nurse Intensive Care Unit, 1961—1964, head nurse Intensive Care Unit, 1965—1966, staff nurse pediatrics, 1978—1990. Lecturer University Nevada, 1974—1981, assistant professor pediatrics Reno, 1982—1988, assistant professor, since 1990. Metabolic screening coordinator State Nevada, 1988—1989.

Instructor Truckee Meadows Community College, 1989—1990. Member biomedical Human Subjects Board, University Nevada, School Medicine.

Achievements

  • Certified rural nurse practitioner, pediatrics nurse.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chairperson health professionals advisory group March Dimes. Member of American Nurses Association (certified pediatrics member), Nevada Nurses' Association, Sigma Theta Tau (secretary Nu Iota Chapter).

Connections

Children: Heather, Michael.

father:
Joseph Cecil Morrison

mother:
Victorine Virginia (Sciarini) Morrison

children:
Heather Burgess

Michael Burgess