With great sadness, we note that Dr. Rosanne Harrigan, former Dean of the UH School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene, passed away on October 16, 2016. Our thoughts go out to her family, friends, colleagues and students. Dr. Harrigan most recently served as the Chair of the Department of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, University of Hawai’i (UH) John A. Burns School of Medicine.
A graduate of Xavier College, Dr. Harrigan received her Master’s in Nursing, credentials as a nurse practitioner, and her Doctor of Education from Indiana University. She was a professor at the Indiana University School of Nursing and adjunct professor of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine. She then became Niehoff Chair & Professor, Niehoff School of Nursing at Loyola University of Chicago.
For more information about Dr. Harrigan’s life visit http://jabsom.hawaii.edu/in-memory-rosanne-harrigan-ms-edd-aprn-rx-faan/. Information on memorial services is pending.