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Patricia Liberatore Schwartz, American pediatric nurse. Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner; Registered Nurse, Texas, New Jersey. Educational fellow Rotary Association, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1982-1983; research grantee American Lung Association, Houston, 1985, Health Resources Services Administration Department of Health and Human Services, Houston, 1990-1993, National Association Neonatal Nurses, Houston, 1993-1994.


Schwartz, Patricia Liberatore was born on July 27, 1953 in Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Albert Constanzo and Eleanora (Leitelt) Liberatore.


Bachelor in Biology, McMurry University, Abilene, Texas, 1974. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Texas Woman's University, Denton, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing, Texas Woman's University, Houston, 1990.

Master of Science in Microbiology, Abilene Christian University, 1982.


Charge nurse nursery Hendrick Medical Center, Abilene, Texas, 1977-1983. Charge nurse clinical research Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, 1983-1984, assistant director clinical research, 1984-1990, director nursing research, 1991-1999. Clinical instructor Baylor College Medicine, 1990-1999.

Assistant professor nursing University Texas Health Science Center, 1994-1999. Clinical instructor College Nursing Rutgers, The State University New Jersey, since 1999. Member education committee Tex Gene, Austin, 1994-1999.

Math/science advisory board McMurry University, Abilene, Texas, since 1992.


Member child lung health committee American Lung Association, Houston, 1984-1999. Member American Nurses Association, American Lung Association (Service award 1994), Southern Nursing Research Society, Texas Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau.


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: sailing.


Married Douglas Stark, March 15, 1986. Children: Benjamin, Rebecca, Emily.