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Susan Callaghan Montella, American nursing administrator and educator. Registered Nurse.


Montella, Susan Callaghan was born on November 29, 1949 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Francis Joseph and Katherine (Nugent) Callaghan.


Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Hunter College, 1971. Master of Arts, New York University, 1975.


From staff nurse to head nurse, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York City, 1971-1978;clinical supervisor, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York City, 1978-1982;assistant director nursing emergency services, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York City, 1982-1985;education coordinator, consultant emergency care institute, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York City, since 1985;consultant, Emergency Medicine Residency, since 1990.


Board of directors A Very Special Place Day Treatment and Community Centers, StatenIsland, New York, since 1981, president, 1981-1986, vice president 1986-1987. Board directors Educare: Early Childhood Center, New York City, since 1983, president since 1990, v.vp., 1986-1990. Member Emergency Nurses Association, New York City Emergency Medical Superior vena cava syndrome Association (911 nurse advising committee 1985-1987), New York Heart Association (testing/training committee emergency cradiac care since 1987, chairperson since 1990).


Married Chris Montella, May 29, 1977. Children: Kristin Lauran, Kerrin.