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Nursing administrator , Nursing educator

Sharon Ellen Beck, American nursing educator, nursing administrator. Registered Nurse. Named Outstanding Young Woman, 1975.

Background

Beck, Sharon Ellen was born on November 2, 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Albert and Ruth (Reiff) Bralow.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Adelphi University, 1965. Master of Education, Temple University, 1976. MSN, Villanova University, 1985.

Doctor of Nursing Science in Nursing, Widener University, 1992.

Career

Nurse Abington Memorial Hospital, Pennsylvania, 1970-1973. Nursing instructor Abington Memorial Hospital School Nursing, 1973-1982. Psychiatric liaison nurse Abington Member Hospital, 1981-1982, nurse manager psychiatric unit, 1982-1985.

Assistant Director of Nursing Fairmount Institute, Philadelphia, 1985-1986. Nursing instructor psychiatric nursing Frankford Hospital School Nursing, 1986-1989. Assistant professor La Salle University, 1989-1995.

Assistant hospital director nursing education-quality improvement Temple University, 1995—2001. Adjunct faculty Temple University School of Nursing, 2003, Holy Family University School of Nursing, Philadelphia, 2003. Freelance consultant Elkins Park, since 2003.

Teaching assistant Pennsylvania State University, Abington, 1977-1983. Adjunct faculty La Salle University, Philadelphia, 1988, 2004, Pennsylvania State University School Nursing, Abington, 1989, Temple University, since 1996, Holy Family University, since 2001. Consultant, lecturer in field.

Faculty member, consultant Thomas Edison College, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Registered Nurse.

Membership

Board directors Benjamin Rush Mental Health Center, 1972-1979, president, 1977-1979. Board directors Building Blocks, 1990-1991. Member American Nurses Association (certified nursing administration), Pennsylvania Nurses Association (chairman continuing education committee), Montgomery County Nurses Association (vice president 1991-1995, president 1995-1997, 2004-2006), National League for Nursing, Pennsylvania League for Nursing (board directors, co-membership chair, Hadassah Nurses Councils president), Southeastern League Nursing, Montgomery County Museum Association, Sigma Theta Tau (junior advisor 1991-1993, senior advisor 1993-1994), Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Morton S. Beck, July 11, 1965. Children: Paul, Lisa.

father:
Albert Bralow

mother:
Ruth (Reiff) Bralow

spouse:
Morton S. Beck

children:
Paul Beck

Lisa Beck