Patricia Brown-O'Hara teaches nursing at Gwynedd Mercy University.

Patricia Brown O'Hara, RN, PhD

Associate Professor

Dr. O’Hara has been a nurse for more than 30 years; graduating from Montgomery County Community College (1976) with her ASN; Gwynedd  Mercy University with her BSN (1980); Villanova University with a master’s in Nursing Administration and Widener University with a PhD in Nursing Education. Dr. O’Hara has experience in Medical/Surgical Nursing, Home Care, Rehabilitation and Long Term Care nursing. She has held numerous staff nurse positions and Administrative positions in nursing. Dr. O’Hara has been teaching at GMercyU for 11 years at both the freshmen and junior/senior levels. Dr. O’Hara is one of the co-leaders of the Annual Nursing International Mission trip to the Dominican Republic. She is currently an Associate Professor of Nursing.