Category Archives: International Program

Nursing Students travel to Tijuana for Health Fair at Casa de Las Memorias

This post is written by guest writer, 2nd year MEPN, Amena Adams On Saturday 12/2/2017, eighteen nursing students dedicated their time and effort to a Health Fair conducted at Casa de Las Memorias, in Tijuana, Mexico. The group was led … 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 Mungeli, India

This post is written by guest writer, Professor Molly McAmis and the USD nursing students accompanying her to Mungeli.  Our 42-hour journey to India began January 6th, 2017 right out of LAX with a 16-hour direct flight to Dubai. After … 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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Reflections on Mexico Mission Trip

This post is written by guest writer and MEPN student, Daniel Roderick   On April 16th, I had the opportunity to join University Ministry, HSON faculty, NP students, and fellow MEPN students on a trip to the community of La … Continue reading

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MEPN student, Diana Appleby, starts Yvonise Augustin Scholarship for Global Health and International Nursing

This BLOG Post is written by guest writer: Diana Appleby I met fifteen year old Yvonise Augustin, in January 2015 during a USD international nursing trip to Haiti. The mountainous region of Grand-Bois has about 65,000 residents, and the St. … Continue reading

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Welcome to the MEPN Program at University of San Diego Blog

Hi, I am Dr. Kathy Marsh, the Program Coordinator for the MEPN program and keeper of the MEPN blog. I am hoping this site will be able to serve as a site for students and faculty to find out all … Continue reading

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