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Roberta Busky Abrams, American hospital administrator, nurse. Member League of Women Voters, Association for Women's Health, Obstetrics and Neonatal Nursing, Greater Detroit Organization Nurses Executives, Lamaze International, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Abrams, Roberta Busky was born on February 16, 1937 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Albert H. and Gladys Busky.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, University Rochester, 1959. Master of Arts, Fairfield University, 1977.

Career

Assistant head nurse, Jewish Hospital, Brooklyn, 1959-1960;instructor medicine/surgery, Brooklyn Hospital, 1960-1962;instructor medicine/surgery, U. Rochester, New York, 1963-1964;instructor obstetrics-gynecology, Malden (Massachusetts) Hospital School Nursing, 1965-1966;instructor prospective parents, American Red Cross, San Rafael, California, 1968-1969;instructor obstetrics-gynecology, State University of New York, Farmingdale, 1970-1971;instructor maternal/child health, Stamford (Connecticut) Hospital, 1971-1975;clinician maternal/child health, Lawrence Hospital, Bronxville, New York, 1975-1978;assistant professor nursing, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, 1981-1984;director, Elizabeth Blackwell Hospital at Riverside Methodist, Columbus, Ohio., 1978-1986;director nursing, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, 1986-1987;associate administrator nursing, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, 1988-1992;senior partner, Health Cuard, Inc., since 1997. Senior partner Health Quad, Inc., since 1997. Consultant maternal/child nursing currents Ross laboratories, 1984-1994.

State coordinator maternal/child health First American Home Care Company, 1994-1995. Director women's and children's health Arcadia Health Systems, 1995-1996. Lecturer, consultant in field.

Membership

Member League of Women Voters, Association for Women's Health, Obstetrics and Neonatal Nursing, Greater Detroit Organization Nurses Executives, Lamaze International, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married Robert L. Abrams, June 28, 1959 (divorced 1977). Children: Susan Abrams Federman, David B.