Wayne State University

Aim Higher

About us

The Wayne State University College of Nursing is committed to providing a world-class educational experience. Our faculty aid in the development of new nursing knowledge through the conduct of research that focuses on urban health, symptom science and health promotion. Additionally, our dedication to student success and our state-of-the-art learning environment combine to produce graduates who are prepared to be nurse leaders in research, education and practice. Located in Midtown Detroit, the College of Nursing’s faculty and students serve diverse populations while promoting community and urban health.

Laurie Lauzon Clabo, PhD, RN
Dean

Ramona Benkert, PhD, ANP-BC
Interim Associate Dean for Academic and Clinical Affairs

Janet Harden, PhD, RN
Interim Assistant Dean for Adult Health
Interim Assistant Dean for Family, Community and Mental Health

April Vallerand, PhD, RN, FAAN
Interim Associate Dean for Research, Interim Director of the PhD program, College of Nursing Alumni Endowed Professor

For further information contact:
The Dean's Office
College of Nursing
Wayne State University
5557 Cass Avenue
Detroit Michigan  48202

Phone: (313) 577-4070