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Lois Claudene Torgeson
School of Nursing

Lois Claudene Torgeson, B.S.N.Ed., R.N., Instructor in Nursing (Medical-Surgical Nursing)

B.S. in Nursing Education, 1949, M.S. in Nursing Education, Oregon State College, Department of Nursing Education.

Head Nurse, University of Oregon Medical School Hospitals and Clinics, Multnomah Hospital Unit; Instructor in Nursing (Medical-Surgical Nursing), University of Michigan School of Nursing, 1954-1957.

In September 1958 Torgeson joined the faculty of the University of North Carolina as instructor in Medical-Surgical Nursing.

Torgeson was married to John Furman Herring in December 1960. She died in 2014 at age 85.