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Thelma B. Thayer
School of Nursing

Thelma B. Thayer, A.B., R.N., Instructing Supervisor of Basic Sciences
Diploma, Port Huron General Hospital Training School for Nurses, Port Huron, Michigan, 1929; A.B., University of Michigan, 1936.

Surgical Assistant, Port Huron Clinic, 1929-1931; Surgical Supervisor, Port Huron General Hospital, 1931-1934; General Duty Nurse, University of Michigan Hospital, 1934; Instructing Supervisor of Basic Sciences, University of Michigan Hospital School of Nursing, September, 1936-1937.