Tag Archives: Community Outreach

MEPN Students volunteer at the Food Bank

Summer semester is off to a busy start. MEPN students are increasing their understanding of the challenges of homelessness and hunger through a variety of ways. Two clinical groups spent a day last week working at the San Diego Food … Continue reading

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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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Linda Vista Multicultural Fair attendees benefit from extensive health promotion teaching provided by MEPN students!

This post is written by guest writer, Dr Ann  Mayo On Saturday April 22, USD MEPN students ran two Health Pavilion stations at the Linda Vista Multicultural Fair. Topics covered & delivered in English and Spanish to the very diverse … 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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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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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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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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Christina Dukovich and Sasha Lueke receive scholarships

(Dr. Linda Urden, Christina Dukovich, Sasha Lueke, and Dr. Kathy Marsh at awards gala) All of the MEPN students participate in community service, but it sure is gratifying when students are recognized by an outside agency for going above and … Continue reading

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MEPNs represent USD in the community

MEPN students are busy juggling academics, clinical rotations, and family commitments, yet many even find time to volunteer in the community. Sasha Luecke, 2nd year MEPN, coordinates volunteers to participate in the Save-A-Life cardiac screenings for adolescents in the SD … Continue reading

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