|Shirley Christopherson 1961
|Shirley Christopherson-Gettings 2011
1963 graduated from Chaffey College with ASN
Completed RN program and worked at San Antonio
Hospital in Upland and Kaiser Hospital in Fontana.
1976 graduated from California State University Los
Angeles with BSN. Worked as a Public Health Nurse for
San Bernardino County. 1981 graduated from California
State University Los Angeles with MSN.
Taught nursing as associate professor at Chaffey college.
1987 moved to Hawaii taught nursing as professor at
University of Hawaii. 1993 Post Graduate Degree from
California State University Long Beach. Certified as
Family Nurse Practitioner. Worked for US Family Care
and Rancho Family Practice.
2007 to present Professor at Azusa Pacific University
Graduate program. Teaching student to become Nurse
Practitioners. Working with nursing students in the
homeless clinics and preparing them to work in third world
My students have worked in
medical clinics serving in Africa
as well as recently in Haiti after
I have two children and three
My main hobby is travel. I have
traveled around the world to
Europe, Africa, Middle East,
Austrailia, New Zealand, and
South America and still traveling.