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Mary Horan, American nursing administrator, educator.


Horan, Mary was born on May 10, 1935 in Michigan, United States. Daughter of Christopher F. and Marian (Elias) Fussman.


Bachelor of science in nursing, Mercy College, 1956. MSN, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1983.


Associate professor Wayne State University. Assistant professor Michigan State University, East Lansing. Director, professor, dean Kirkhof School Nursing Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan.


Member Michigan Nurse's Association (selection panel, maternal child nursing council 1983-1986), Grand Rapids District Nurses Association (president since 1989), National Council Family Relations, American Nurses Association (council nurse researchers), Michigan Association Colleges of Nursing (secretary 1987-1990), Midwest Nursing Research Society (editor newsletter), National League for Nursing, American Heart Association (research council Michigan affiliate since 1985), University Michigan Medical Center Alumni Association (board governors).


Married Richard C. Horan. Children: Timothy, Patrick.