University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Alumni Awards Evening

Mary Jo Baisch

BS Nursing `77 from Mercy College, Detroit, Michigan; MS Parent Child Nursing `80 from the University of Michigan; PhD Nursing `06 baish 120x120from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Mary Jo has served as an administrator, an educator, practitioner and researcher.  She has made outstanding contributions in the field of community health and has been instrumental in helping to shape public policy to foster better health outcomes for all of Wisconsin’s residents.  In 2009 she received the Public Health Nursing Creative Achievement Award from the American Public Health Association in recognition of her contributions at the local, state-wide, national, and international levels.