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Sharon Kay La Haise-Lewis, American Nurse, infection control practitioner ( hlth: hlth. service)epidemiologist, nurse, infection control practitioner. Recipient 1st place award in science talent search Westinghouse Corporation, 1958; Alpha Gamma SigmaSoc. scholar, 1959, 70-71; named Outstanding Nursing Graduate, department nursing San Bernardino Valley College, 1973.

Background

Haise-Lewis, Sharon Kay La was born on January 22, 1941 in San Bernardino, California, United States. Daughter of Raymond Theodore and Arabell Margaret (Greer) Manning.

Education

AS, San Bernardino Valley College, 1961. AS, San Bernardino Valley College, 1973. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, California State University, Fullerton, 1978.

Master of Science, University California, Riverside, 1982. Certified in education, University California, Riverside. Doctor of Philosophy/Master of Arts in Education and Health Services Administration, Columbia Pacific University, Mill Valley, California, 1985.

Career

Microbiology laboratory assistant San Bernardino Valley College, 1971—1973. Nursing coordinator critical care Kaiser Hospital, Fontana, California, 1973—1978. Western region hospital specialist Merck & Company, Inc., Rahway, 1978—1981.

Assistant director nursing United Health Careers Institute, San Bernardino, 1981—1982. Patient care supervisor Home Health Care Association, Colton, California, 1981—1982. Director infection control, infection surveillance officer Hemet Valley Hospital District, Hemet, 1982—1986.

Infection control officer Security Forces Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1986—1987. Infection control officer, director epidemiology Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center, since 1988. Consultant mathematics and science Headquarters United States Army Armor and Desert Training Center, Department Defense, Fort Irwin, California, 1963—1971.

Member AIDs task force Inland Counties Health Systems Agency. Vice president executive board Inland AIDs Project. Consultant in infection control.

Precinct clerk Democratic Party, Colton, 1958. Director wildflower festival Barstow Chamber of Commerce, California, 1962. Art director Colton Recreational Department, 1962.

Southern California educator coordinator Student Vocational Nurses Association, 1981—1982.

Membership

Member of Association Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Society Health Care Epidemiology American, New York Academy of Sciences, National Association of Female Executives, American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Connections

Married Eugene Ernst LaHaise, February 17, 1962 (dissolved August 1975). Children: Curtis Michael, Craig Thomas. Married David Newton Angelo Lewis, November 23, 1988.