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Almira H. Ockerman
School of Nursing

Almira Hoppe Ockerman, B.S., R.N., Assistant Professor of Nursing and Supervisor of Surgical Nursing Specialties.

Diploma, Hillcrest Hospital School of Nursing, Minneapolis, 1923; B.S. in Nursing Education, University of Minnesota, 1929; M.S. in Nursing Administration, University of Minnesota. Post-graduate courses at Washington University and New York University.

Nursing service at Hillcrest Hospital, the University of Minnesota, and Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri; associate director of nursing service and instructor in nursing at Russell Sage College School of Nursing, Troy, New York, 1937-1942; director of nursing at Grasslands Hospital, Valhalla, New York, 1943-1949; assistant professor of nursing, University of Michigan School of Nursing, and supervisor of surgical nursing specialties, University of Michigan Hospital, 1951-1952; associate professor of nursing at the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing and Health, and director of nursing service at Cincinnati General Hospital, 1954-1965; director of the Department of Nursing at Chowan College, Murfreesboro, North Carolina, 1965-1974. Ockerman retired in 1974 at age 72.