Dorothy Gomez, Ph.D., RN-CNE
Dean, Leighton School of Nursing
Dr. Gomez carries out several key responsibilities as the dean of our nursing school, which includes providing leadership and guidance to faculty and staff, monitoring nursing education trends, participating in health care research, maintaining our accreditation standards, and ensuring we adhere to all federal and state regulations.
She holds a BSN from the University of Miami, an MSN in adult health/critical care, and a Ph.D. in nursing from Loyola University Chicago. Her affiliations include the Emergency Nurses Association; the Hektoen Institute of Medicine, Nurses and the Humanities; and the National League of Nursing.