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Shirley Pollock Hoeman, American medical educator, researcher, administrator and consultant. Registered Nurse, New Jersey; certified in advanced nursing administration, certified in rehabilitation nursing, certified case manager, certified pediatric nurse practitioner.


Hoeman, Shirley Pollock was born on October 15, 1942 in St. Charles, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Laurence J. and Bernadine Pollock.


Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University Missouri, 1964. Master in Public Health, University Minnesota, 1974. Master of Arts, Rutgers University, 1982.

Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers University, 1984.


Director nursing, Sister Kenny Institute, Minneapolis, 1970-1972;assistant professor nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1974-1975;supervisor, consultant, Minnesota Department Health, Minneapolis, 1974-1976;assistant professor community, Creighton U., Omaha, 1976-1978;assistant professor community health, Rutgers University, Newark, 1978-1981;director home health agency, Middlesex Hospital, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1981-1982;director research and education, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, New Jersey, 1983-1988;associate professor pediatric rehabilitation, Thomas Jefferson U., Philadelphia, 1988-1990;administrative director, Center for Human Development & Rehabilitation Morristown (New Jersey) Memorial Hospital, 1990-1992;clinical associate professor, College Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York City, 1991-1993;associate professor, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1993-1995;associate professor, Fairfield (Connecticut) U., since 1995. President, consultant Health Systems Consultations, Long Valley, New Jersey, since 1983. Consultant Project Health Opportunities for People Everywhere Armenia, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1989.

Delegate leader to China, 1992. Consultant Control Europe Project Health Opportunities for People Everywhere, 1993. Numerous national and international presentations in field.

Principal investigator various federal and state grants.


Volunteer Homeless Shelter, Morristown, New Jersey, 1988-1991. Member professional advisory committee Hospice Morris County, 1988-1996. Fellow Society for Applied Anthropology.

Member American Public Health Association, American Nurses Association, Association Rehabilitation Nurses (president New Jersey state chapter 1992-1994), American Congress Rehabilitation Medicine (chairman pediatric rehabilitation task force), American Anthropol. Association.


Married Richard D. Hoeman. Children: Christopher, Timothy, Jonathan.