Tag Archives: MEPN Class of 2017

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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Three second year MEPN students selected as student leadership interns by Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) This post is written by guest writer Dr. Jackie Close

The STTI leadership intern program is a yearlong opportunity for new members to learn about the functions of the chapter and gain leadership skills for personal and professional growth. The intern learns about the opportunities to become actively involved in … Continue reading

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Get Organized!

    This Post is written by guest writer, Jonathan Goldstone, 2nd Year MEPN.   Assignments, clinicals, and exams; the weekly routine of a MEPN student is a non-stop endeavor! As students in this accelerated MEPN program, keeping up when assignments are … 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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MEPN Mentorship Meet Up

This post is written by guest writer, Patrick Humphries, MEPN mentor coordinator The MEPN classes of 2017 and 2018 cohorts enjoyed a mentorship meet-up on July 31 at Ballast Point Brewery in Little Italy.  Organized by Mentorship Coordinators Griselda Escobedo … Continue reading

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MEPNs celebrate successful mid-terms with Pizza and Popsicles

Mid-terms are over and Clinical Competency Exams (CCE) have been completed.  Pizza and popsicles were on the menu for lunch on Wednesday as we celebrated student success. The incoming MEPNs will be starting on Monday. My, how time flies.

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MEPN Pediatric Survival Skills

This post written by guest writer, Dr Julie Vignato .    On May 31st and June 2nd, MEPN students started the summer semester learning the skills needed to survive as successful nurses in pediatrics.  Students watched a 30 minute video … 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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First Year MEPNs participate in psychiatric case scenarios. This post is written by guest writer, Olivia Mayo

  (1st year MEPN, Olivia Mayo) First year MEPN students entered the simulation lab early morning last week to prepare for their very first psych case scenarios. The students were divided into three groups and led to the appropriate stations … Continue reading

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Sign up for Open Labs

    Need a little assistance with your head-to-toe assessment, dressing changes, starting an IV, or anything skills related? If so, sign up to attend one of the ‘Open Lab’ days. Ari Reisman started a google doc for MEPNs to … Continue reading

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