Linda Spoonster Schwartz: Healing the Wounds of War

Today we are pleased to honor another military nurse Linda Spoonster Schwartz, BPW Foundation Women Joining Forces Advisory Council Member, who has dedicated her life to this profession and to serving our country

LindaHealing the Wounds of War Linda Spoonster Schwartz was a member of the United States Air Force and served on Active Duty and as a Reservist, retiring in 1986 after sustaining injuries in an aircraft accident while serving as an Air Force Flight Nurse. She received a Masters in Nursing from Yale and holds a Doctorate in Public Health from the Yale School of Medicine.  Linda has a long history of involvement in nursing and veteran organizations and is known as an advocate and activist who has devoted her life to healing the wounds of war.