Professor Patrick Johnston died suddenly

5th June 2017

Professor Jean Orr, Emeritus Professor of Nursing at Queen's University and Chair of WAVE's Management Board expresses the deep sadness felt by all in WAVE's Trauma Education Department on the sudden death of Professor Patrick Johnston. 

'We were all so sad to hear ofthe sudden death of Professor Patrick Johnston Vice Chancellor of Queen'sUniversity. The Board and staff at WAVE offer condolences to his wife, sons andwider family circle. Professor Johnston supported our strong links with Queen'sand we valued his interest in our work.Our thoughts also go to colleagues and the wider Queen's family at this sad time.

During my time as Professor ofNursing at Queens I worked with Paddy and found him a very supportive andencouraging colleague.His energy and enthusiasm were  so much a part of him and how he worked. He will be greatly missed'.