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Victoria Smith Dittrich, American liver transplant clinical nurse specialist.

Background

Dittrich, Victoria Smith was born on July 16, 1959 in Cincinnati. Daughter of R. Witham Junior and Beverly C. (Cramer) S.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Ball State University, 1981. MSN, University Cincinnati, 1987.

Career

Staff Registered Nurse pediatric unit Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Indiana, 1981-1982, staff Registered Nurse, charge nurse in cardiac/intensive care, 1982. Staff Registered Nurse, PICU Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, 1982-1988, liver transplant coordinator, 1991-1993, liver transplant clinical nurse specialist, since 1993. Extra-renal transplant coordinator University Cincinnati Hospital, 1988-1990.

Coordinator University cincinnati Hospital, 1988-1990. Liver transplant clinical nurse Children's Hospital Medical Center, 1991-1996.

Membership

Member public activities Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Council of Greater Cincinnati, 1988-1996. Member American Association of Critical Care Nurses, North America Transplant Coordinators Organization (clinical member standards practice committee 1993-1994), Transplant Recipients International Organization (Pittsburgh chapter), International Transplant Nurses Society, Pi Beta Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, soccer, golf, skiing, playing with children.

Connections

Married Gregory Louis Dittrich, July 14, 1990. Children: Laura Gene, Hanna Lynn, Peter G.