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Vail Pryor Garvin, Born: Wilmington, North Carolina, August 8, 1942Hospital administrator ( hlth: hlth. service)hospital administrator. Recipient Safety award Georgia Safety Council and Station WSB, 1976, Heart of the Year award American Heart Association, 1987, Annual Freedom award Freedom Valley Girl Scouts, 1987.

Background

Garvin, Vail Pryor was born on August 8, 1942 in Wilmington, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Henry Paul and Harriett Jane (Vail) Pryor.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Emory University, 1965. Post graduate in Business Administration, Temple University, 1978—1979. Doctor of Public Administration, Nova University, 1983.

Career

Associate administrator Warminster (Pennsylvania) General Hospital,1978-1984, chief Executive officer, 1984-1987. Senior vice president corporation affairs Blue Cross Greater Philadelphia, 1987^. Consultant Medical Management Group, 1979-1981.

Member drug advisory task force Pennsylvania Governor's Council on Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 1980;member drug and alcohol abuse task force S.E. Pennsylvania Health Systems Agency,1979. Member governmental services advisory council Atlanta Regional Commission, 1973-1974, member emergency medical services task force, 1973-1974. Member of advisory bd.Met.

Emergency Medical Services, Atlanta, 1975-1976. Board of directors Women Organized Against Rape, 1981, American Red Cross, 1981-1982, Warminster Symphony Orchestra, since 1980, Bucks County Mental Health/Mental Retardation, since 1981, Bucks County Council on Alcoholism, 1981^. Member of advisory board T.O.D.A.Y., Inc., 1979-1980.

Board directors, member finance committee Warminster Community Center, since 1981. Member Warminster Township Drug and Alcohol Commission, since 1981. Member communications committee United Way, since 1982, member county council of execs., 1976^.

Board directors Pennsylvania Economy League, 1987^.

Membership

Member drug advisory task force Pennsylvania Governor's Council on Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 1980. Member governmental services advisory council Atlanta Regional Commission, 1973-1974. Member of advisory bd.Met.

Emergency Medical Services, Atlanta, 1975-1976. Board of directors Women Organized Against Rape, 1981, American Red Cross, 1981-1982, Warminster Symphony Orchestra, since 1980, Bucks County Mental Health/Mental Retardation, since 1981, Bucks County Council on Alcoholism, 1981^. Member of advisory board T.O.D.A.Y., Inc., 1979-1980.

Member Warminster Township Drug and Alcohol Commission, since 1981. Member communications committee United Way, since 1982. Member American College Hospital Adminstrs., American Society Mental Health Adminstrs., American Society Law and Medicine, Health Care Finance Management Association, American Society Public Adminstrs., Alcohol and Drug Problems Association North America, National League Nursing, Hospital Association Pennsylvania (council psychiatric service providers), Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Children: John P., Thomas P. Registered nurse Emory University Hospital.