Anne Heenan wanted to become a nurse practitioner (NP) since she observed NP practice while working as a lay health worker in a women's health clinic. During her NP practice with underserved populations in various settings, Dr. Heenan stumbled upon the idea of social determinants health. After this epiphany, she completed a Doctorate in Nursing Practice in Public Health Nursing. She currenlty combines her interests in teaching, NP practice, and population health promotion within the Old Town Neighborhood of Portland, OR.
- B.S.N., Linfield Good Samaritan School of Nursing, Portland Oregon United States 1910
- D.N.P., University of Tennessee, Memphis, Memphis Tennessee United States 1910
- B.S., Portland State University, Portland Oregon United States 1910
- M.S.N., University of New Mexico, Albuquerque New Mexico United States 1910