Dr. Patricia Jarosz comes to Goldfarb School of Nursing from Wayne State University where she was an Associate Professor in the Division of Adult Health, College of Nursing.
Dr. Jarosz brings many years of experience as a clinician, teacher, mentor, and researcher. She has extensive background in mentoring and classroom teaching and has enjoyed working with individuals at all program levels (BSN to PHD). Over the past two decades, her research has focused on obesity development in women, particularly eating behaviors that contribute to weight gain and the causes of these behaviors.
Dr. Jarosz is a member of several professional organizations including, Sigma Theta Tau, the Midwest Nursing Research Society and The Obesity Society.
Her previous nursing, academic, and research experience will be beneficial to the College.
Dr. Jarosz received her PhD from the University of Michigan, her Master of Science in Nursing from Wayne State University, and her Bachelor of Science from Mercy College of Detroit.