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Virginia Anne Travitzky McBride, American administrator. Registered Nurse; certified procurement transplant coordinator. Recipient Distinguished Service award, National Kidney Foundation, 1990.


McBride, Virginia Anne Travitzky was born on June 2, 1958 in Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Thomas James and Mary Ann (Gleason) T.


Diploma, Lankenau Hospital, 1979. Bachelor of Science, College of St. Francis, 1997.


Staff nurse, Phoenixville (Pennsylvania) Hospital, 1979-1982;staff nurse, charge nurse, Lankenau Hospital, Philadelphia, 1982-1986;transplant coordinator, Delaware Valley Transplant Program, Philadelphia, 1987-1990;director recovery services, Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency, Metairie, since 1990. Consultant in field.


Member North American Transplant Coordinator Organization (chairman education committee 1990-1992, board directors 1992-1993), American Board Transport Coordinators, American Association Organ Procurement Organizations (chairman program committee since 1997), United Network for Organ Sharing (professional standards committee 1995-1996, patient affairs committee since 1997).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, reading, music.


Married Andrew J. McBride.