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Associate Dean at Hahn School of Nursing University of San Diego

“Give me your tired, your poor…”

This post is written by guest writer and MEPN student, Matt Finley “Give me your tired, your poor….” These iconic words have been the promise of hope that has brought immigrants to America for over 200 years. Just a few … Continue reading

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Get Ready for the Employment Fair

HAHN SCHOOL OF NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCE EMPLOYMENT FAIR Wednesday, February 5, 2020 Room HSN-106 Irene S. Palmer Lecture Hall 1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. Who Will Be There: ANM Healthcare California Casualty Management Company Department of State Hospitals-Atascadero Ensign … Continue reading

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Nurses Continue to Rate Highest in Honesty, Ethics

WASHINGTON, D.C. — For the 18th year in a row, Americans rate the honesty and ethics of nurses highest among a list of professions that Gallup asks U.S. adults to assess annually. Currently, 85% of Americans say nurses’ honesty and ethical … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2020 – The Year of the Nurse

In recognition of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared 2020 as The Year of the Nurse and the Midwife (YONM). Ernest Grant, president of American Nurses Association encourages all nurses to … Continue reading

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Global Health Update

This post is written by guest writer and MEPN student, Ryan Adames As the Hahn School of Nursing (HSON) continues to conduct volunteer medical trips in Tijuana, the program is pursuing a new partnership with Refugee Health Alliance (RHA). RHA … Continue reading

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MEPNs Help Build A Flu-Free Community

It has been a busy couple of weeks for first year MEPN students. Having recently learned, in the lab, how to administer intramuscular injections students had an opportunity to practice their new skills by administering Flu shots to USD students, … Continue reading

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MEPNs work with refugees seeking asylum in the United States at US Mexico border

This post is written by guest writer, and 2nd year MEPN Jessica Erickson USD Hahn School of Nursing continues to expand its footprint throughout Tijuana, Mexico. The Mulvaney Center, USD’s connection for community engagement and social action, led us beyond … Continue reading

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Monarch placement adds depth to MEPN experience

written by guest writers and 2nd year MEPNs- Dena Bisgaier, Augustus Leveque-Eichhorn, Jacquelyn Gaynor, Kelly Huerta, Arielle Sima , Mariah Winters, and Samantha Joy Zamora  During the summer and fall semesters of the second year in the MEPN program, USD … Continue reading

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MEPNs continue work in La Morita, Mexico

This post is written by guest writer and MEPN student, Jessica Erickson This past weekend, twelve MEPN students escaped the stress of their summer semester and jumped at the opportunity to teach at an educational health fair in La Morita, … Continue reading

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Congratulations to MEPN Class or 2019

Dear MEPN grads, Just a short note to say congratulations on a job well done.  Best of luck to you as you are studying for the NCLEX, participating in job interviews, and starting your new grad positions.  All of us, … Continue reading

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