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Carolyn Joan Palmer
School of Nursing

Carolyn Joan Palmer, R.N., M.S.N., assistant professor of nursing, parent-child nursing, University of Michigan School of Nursing, 1981-1984.

Prior to her appointment as assistant professor, Palmer was a lecturer in the School of Nursing. Palmer was elected vice president of District 51 of the Michigan Nurses’ Association in 1981/1982.