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Dr. Harvey “Skip” Davis

Dr. Harvey “Skip” Davis

– In Memory –


CANHR mourns the death of Dr. Harvey ”Skip” Davis, a valued member of CANHR’s Board of Directors, a colleague and a friend. Dr. Davis, RN, PhD, CARN, PHN received his doctorate from the University of California, San Francisco. He was an Associate Professor Emeritus at San Francisco State University and taught Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing and Community Health Nursing. He was Clinical Adjunct Professor at Dominican University, Samuel Merritt University and California State University-East Bay. Dr. Davis - or Skip” to his colleagues and friends -was an elected member of the Board of Directors for the International Nurses Society on Addictions and had vast clinical experience in gero-psychiatric nursing. Dr. Davis retired from his clinical practice at MPI Treatment Services at Summit Alta Bates in Oakland in December 2013, but continued his teaching career which he loved and where he was beloved by his students. He joined CANHR’s Board in 2014 where we valued his great intelligence and wonderful humor. He will be missed.