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Sandra Alice Roberts Byers

Sandra Alice Roberts Byers, American health administrator. Certified nursing administration advanced. Training grant fellowship United States Public Health Service, 1971-1973.


Byers, Sandra Alice Roberts was born on November 18, 1937 in Rochester, New York, United States. Daughter of Arthur Eugene and Janet Virginia (Ebert) Roberts.


Bachelor of science in nursing, Cornell University, 1960. Master of Science in Nursing Administration, Ohio State University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio State University, 1990.


Staff nurse, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1960-1961;instructor, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1961-1962;instructor, Maturna Organisation, Washington, 1962-1964;staff nurse, St. Anthony Hospital, Columbus, Ohio., 1971-1972;assistant director, staff development, Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, 1972-1975;director medical nursing, Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, 1975-1982;vice president nursing, Health Management Superior vena cava syndrome Inc., Columbus, 1982-1986;senior vice president nursing, Grant Medical Center, Columbus, 1982-1986;director health policy, Ohio Hospital Association, Columbus, 1990-1994;vice president corporation health affairs, Peer Review Systems Inc., Westerville, Ohio., 1994-1996;health care consultant, Worthington, since 1996. Adjunct assistant professor College of Nursing Ohio State University, Columbus, 1993, 94. Member editorial board Special Researchers Publication, JONA, 1994-1995.

Member of national advising committee Ladders in Nursing Careers, 1992-1996. President advisory county Ashland (Ohio) University School Nursing, 1991-1996.


Chair, board directors The Interprofl. communications of Ohio, Columbus, 1996. Pastpres., member Ohio Board of Nursing, Columbus, 1980-1985. Elder, member, parish nurse, health and wholeness coordinator Worthington Presbyterian Church.

Member ANA, Mid Ohio District Nursing Association, National League for Nursing (mem.constituent league), American Organisation Nurse Executives, American Society for Public Administration, Midlands Republican to Constitutional League (Executive Committee 1993-1995), Ohio League for Nursing (president 1992-1994, board directors 1987-1995), Sigma Theta Tau. F C.


Married Thomas Jones Byers, August 20, 1960. Children: Stephen Arthur, Linda Byers Fontana.