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Vartanoosh Ayrandjian
School of Nursing

Vartanoosh Ayrandjian, M.A., R.N., Instructor in Nursing (Medical Surgical Nursing II)

Diploma, American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 1940; A.B. in Education, American University of Cairo, Egypt, 1945; A.M., University of Chicago, 1954; R.N., 1955.

Instructor in Nursing (Medical Surgical Nursing II), University of Michigan School of Nursing, January 7, 1957 to 1959; Instructor in Nursing, Associate Professor of Nursing, Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, 1959-1972. Ayrandjian resigned from this position to pursue educational studies.

Born in Cairo, Egypt in 1914, Ayrandjian emigrated to the United States in 1952 to study at the University of Chicago. She was naturalized as a United States citizen in Indianapolis in 1961. In her later years she resided in San Francisco, California. Ayrandjian died in California in 1996 at age 81.