Diploma, Burbank Hospital School Nursing, Fitchburg, Massachusetts, 1958. Bachelor of Science, Fitchburg State College, 1974. Master of Science, Boston University, 1975.
Doctor of Education, Boston University, 1984.
Staff nurse Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, 1959-1960. Instructor Lowell (Massachusetts) General Hospital, 1975-1980. Assistant professor St. Anselm College, Manchester, New Hampshire, since 1980.
Member American Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau, Epsilon Tau, Pi Lambda Thta, Alpha Gamma.
Married Edwin Busch, September 26, 1959. Children: Denise, Danielle, Edwin H.