Lorraine Wilson

Title: Professor of Nursing
Company: Eastern Michigan University
Location: Ypsilanti, Michigan, United States

Lorraine Wilson, Professor at Eastern Michigan University, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in nursing.

With more than 65 years of professional experience, Dr. Wilson has been a professor of nursing with Eastern Michigan University since 1989. Prior to obtaining her current role, she was an associate professor at Oakland University from 1986 to 1989, an assistant professor with Wayne State University from 1978 to 1979, and an assistant professor with the University of Michigan from 1972 to 1978. Earlier in her career, Dr. Wilson was a staff nurse at Herrick Memorial Hospital from 1954 to 1969 and with the University of Michigan Medical Center from 1953 to 1954.

Lorraine Wilson

Dr. Wilson began her career as a student at Bronson Methodist School of Nursing, receiving a diploma in nursing in 1953. She then joined Siena Heights College, obtaining a Bachelor of Science in chemistry in 1969. She continued her studies with the University of Michigan, completing a Master of Science in nursing in 1972. A registered nurse in the state of Michigan, Dr. Wilson earned a PhD from Wayne State University in 1985.

A respected voice in her areas of interest, Dr. Wilson has been an active leader in her community. She is a member of the National Organization of Women, the American Nurses Association, the National League of Nursing, the Michigan Nurses Association, the Midwest Nursing Research Society, and Sigma Theta Tau. A contributor of articles to professional journals, she has written extensively in her areas of expertise.

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