Title: Obstetric Nurse
Location: Mountain View, California, United States
Barbara Petree, Obstetric Nurse, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Nurses for dedication, achievements, and leadership in obstetrics and teaching.
Backed by 60 years of professional excellence, Ms. Petree currently serves as a member of the disaster preparedness team for the Perinatal Department of Stanford University Hospital. Additionally, she is a retired senior staff nurse in labor and delivery at Stanford University Hospital, and she has also worked in the obstetrics unit. Moreover, she has excelled as an educator at Stanford University Hospital since the early 1970s. Over the years, Ms. Petree has found success in a number of positions at the Stanford University Hospital, including as a head nurse, clinical nursing coordinator and staff nurse. At the beginning of her career, she worked as a staff nurse at the Children’s Hospital in San Francisco.
An expert in her field, Ms. Petree initially pursued an education at Children’s Hospital School of Nursing, graduating with a diploma. She continued her studies at the University of Redlands, earning a Bachelor of Arts. Ms. Petree concluded her academic efforts with a Master of Arts at the University of Redlands.
In order to remain aware of changes in the field, Ms. Petree is affiliated with the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetrics and Neonatal Nurses, as well as the California Perinatal Association. Ms. Petree was voted as Stanford University Hospital’s Thomas A. Gonda Employee of the Year in 1981. In 1986, she was presented with the North California Nurse of the Year Award from the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetrics and Neonatal Nurses. She currently continues her contributions as a member of several committees that focus on community obstetric health. Looking toward the future, Ms. Petree intends to experience continued success in her career.
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