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Tracy

 [tra´se]
Susan. A nurse often considered to be the first occupational therapist. Her lectures to students at Adams Nervine Hospital in Boston on “invalid occupations” were published in book form in 1910 and served as a guide to occupational activities for nurses in other hospitals.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
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"She has been on residential trips, embarked on musical theatre and all with Tracy either on the trips with her or not far from her side.
Tracy played the hairdresser and street resident between May 1995 and January 2003 and first appeared as a friend of Fiona Middleton.
Tracy's parents separated when he was very young, and he stayed with his mom.
Wilson successfully conveys Tracy's adult difficulties through Jess' anxious narrative, but the daughter of the former Dumping Ground resident does sometimes live in the shadow of her mum as a character.
Prior to Haverford Trust, Tracy worked at PNC Bank in several roles within its wealth management division, ultimately rising to vice president and wealth strategist.
Det Insp Caroline Corfield from the Homicide Team, said: "This is a tragic case and our thoughts are with Tracy's family and friends.
was He Now Tracy's chances of having a child are set to end as the law allows either partner to request the destruction of fertilised embryos.
Tracy will see that I've had something done and she'll go and have it done."
CThis time, with Liz planning on starting a new life with Tony in Spain, Carla decides to buy the landlady's share of the Rovers Return - but in doing so, unwittingly scuppers Tracy's dastardly plan to take over the pub with her secret lover Tony.
Tracy Kennedy concedes that Robyn Kennedy is "the more athletic sister,'' but considers the younger sibling the motivator toward the starting line in Hopkinton.