Category Archives: Guest Writer

MEPNs walk to support mental health issues

This post is written by guest writer, Evan Gum, 1st year MEPN 1st year Evan Gum discusses new Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation treatment for severe depression On a warm Saturday morning, April 29th several 1st year MEPN students elected to wake up … Continue reading

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MEPNs provide cardiac screenings for San Diego teens and young adults

This post is written by guest writer Manreet Sahota, 2nd year MEPN student The first Eric Paredes, Save A Life Foundation’s Heart Screening at a university…OUR university, the UNIVERSITY OF SAN DIEGO, was a success! The Eric Paredes Foundation works … Continue reading

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Coronado High School participates in Pipeline Program

This post is written by guest writer, Tina Chung, 2nd year MEPN Just a couple of weeks ago, we welcomed Coronado High School students to our Standardized Patient and Simulation lab to share a glimpse of what nursing is all … Continue reading

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Update from Cuernavaca, Mexico

  This post is written by guest writer, Britney Taganas, 2nd year MEPN.  Hola compañeros! Greetings from Cuernavaca, Mexico! During our last couple days at Nuestros Pequeos Hermanos (NPH) Miacatlan (the orphanage), we toured ‘el campo’ which is the farm … Continue reading

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Greetings from students on the International trip to Miacatlan, Mexico

This post is written by second year MEPN student, Lisa Cronk. Mexico Immersion Nursing On Sunday, as part of exploring the Mexican culture, we visited Carlos Slim museum. Carlos Slim is not only the richest man in Mexico… he is … Continue reading

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MEPNs celebrate Dia de los Muertos

                                        This post is written by guest writer, Arianna Reisman, 2nd year MEPN. The first event of the Diversity Nurse committee … Continue reading

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Three second year MEPN students selected as student leadership interns by Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) This post is written by guest writer Dr. Jackie Close

The STTI leadership intern program is a yearlong opportunity for new members to learn about the functions of the chapter and gain leadership skills for personal and professional growth. The intern learns about the opportunities to become actively involved in … Continue reading

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Get Organized!

    This Post is written by guest writer, Jonathan Goldstone, 2nd Year MEPN.   Assignments, clinicals, and exams; the weekly routine of a MEPN student is a non-stop endeavor! As students in this accelerated MEPN program, keeping up when assignments are … Continue reading

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Pipeline program for Girl Scouts

(MEPN, Megan Yap with future nurses) This post is written by guest writer, Dr. Susie Hutchins. Oftentimes, young children do not know the role of a nurse, or how to go about the process of becoming a nurse. This past … Continue reading

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MEPN Mentorship Meet Up

This post is written by guest writer, Patrick Humphries, MEPN mentor coordinator The MEPN classes of 2017 and 2018 cohorts enjoyed a mentorship meet-up on July 31 at Ballast Point Brewery in Little Italy.  Organized by Mentorship Coordinators Griselda Escobedo … Continue reading

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