April 26, 2023
Nurse anesthesia students volunteered at Open Arms of Minnesota, chopping 245 chicken breasts and 62 pounds of peppers and packing more than 600 meals.
Doctor of Nursing Practice students gained an understanding of the socio-cultural factors affecting the health and wellbeing of Guatemalans during a global health experience in Guatemala in January.
A group of American Indian/Alaska Native students from the schools of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, veterinary medicine and nursing gathered in March in an effort to build a community of support for Indigenous scholars.
Minnesota Student Nurses Association members and nursing student volunteers hosted Scrubs Day at Adams Spanish Immersion Elementary School in St. Paul. Kids learned how to put on PPE, listen to their hearts and lungs, make first aid kits, test their hand washing skills, and make x-ray crafts of their hands. Volunteers included Katie Hinzman, Claire Furlong, Lalina Leung, Abby Grund, Alfonso Amores, Mardi Marek, Thompson Nguyen and Anna Schumann.
Associate Professor Erica Schorr was a panelist at the International Conference on Prevention and Management of Chronic Conditions hosted by Ramathibodi School of Nursing, Mahidol University, which is a University of Minnesota School of Nursing global partner.
Dallas Ducar, president and CEO of Transhealth, discussed gender-affirming care at the Doctor of Nursing Practice Enhancement and Enrichment Programming Day in January.