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Hello from beautiful and amazing Guatemala

We wanted to share a few of the highlights from our medical mission. We arrived late Saturday, January 6th and early on Sunday morning, we met with the International Medical Relief (IMR) Organization team to review logistics and organize supplies.  We … Continue reading

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Xin chào, Hello from Da Nang, Vietnam

After finishing a rough but worthwhile stay of three clinical days in the mountains, the International Medical Relief (IMR) Vietnam team set off for a five-hour drive back down to Da Nang city to prepare for their next adventure! Accustomed … Continue reading

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Greetings from the Vietnam Mission Trip

This post is written by MEPN students and guest writers, Katie Lam, Anne Uyen Tran-Ho & Dana Yu on the USD trip to Vietnam. **Locals rush through rush hour trying to get home from work to pick up their children** … Continue reading

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5 Tips to Help Students Focus Better.

Originally posted on Thriving Under Pressure:
This post was inspired by the one question students ask year after year: “How can I focus better when I study?” Focus has as much to do with what happens before you study as…

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A Report from the National Student Nurses’ Association Conference

This post is written by guest writer, Kristi Armstrong, 2nd year MEPN (USD MEPN Students Brittani De Reimer, Evan Gum, Ann Lawani, Kristi Armstrong, Coco Watase, and Kira Adsit with keynote speaker Dr. Mary Foley) Recently, I had the opportunity … Continue reading

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MEPNs participate in USD Employee Wellness

This post is written by 2nd year MEPN, Abby Miceli On October 19th, second year students in the Master’s Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN) attended the USD Health and Retirement Fair at the Hahn University Center.  The fair was geared … Continue reading

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Dean Georges begins academic year with a prayer

Today marked the start of the 2017-2018 academic year. Yesterday, Dean Jane Georges welcomed new students at the new student luncheon and today welcomed faculty back from summer break by offering a prayer for the new year. Let us pray… … Continue reading

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Mentor program off to a great start

written by guest writer: Jean Hartley, 2nd year MEPN On Sunday, August 6th, over 80 MEPN students gathered at Ballast Point Brewery in Little Italy for our first mentor-mentee event of the semester. Incoming students were able to meet their … Continue reading

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MEPN Class of 2019 has entered the building!

  (MEPNs posting #firstdayofnursingschool) A class of 65 MEPN students started the journey to become a registered professional nurses. In just 21 months, a lot of early mornings in the hospital, and a lot of late night studying these students … Continue reading

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MEPNs go to diabetes camp

 Written by student writer; Michelle Glathe MEPN student, Michelle Glathe teaching a camper how to draw up insulin About 20  USD MEPN students had the pleasure of participating in Camp Wana Kura 2017 as medical leaders in training, this past … Continue reading

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