Global Health

VUSN International Activity 2011

 

Faculty

Barbara Duffy - Ecuador - 1 week
Service project – affiliated with VU alternative spring break


GuatemalaCarol Etherington - Guatemala - 1 week
Assessment of clinical sites for students


 

 

Terrah Foster - Ecuador - 1 week
Medical/dental mission trip and


Anne Moore - Ecuador - 9 days
Mission trip with Servants in Faith & Technology. Provided gyn & primary care. 14 Auburn undergraduate nursing students were involved through an elective in cultural nursing.


Linda Norman & Mavis Schorn - Hong Kong - 1 week
Develop relationships with partner schools: Hong Kong University, Melbourne University, Queens University – all of whom were attending a HKU nursing conference.
Schorn presentation: “The effect of guided imagery on the third stage of labor: A pilot study” Hong Kong International Nursing Forum, Hong Kong University.


GuatemalaMavis Schorn - Guatemala - 1 week
Assessment of clinical sites for students; Oversee nursing community service project (6 students); collaboration with CLAS & Project Pyramid


 

Students

GuatemalaHallie Arrigon - MSN program - Guatemala - 1 week
Service project over spring break


GuatemalaImmaculata Bramlage - MSN program - Guatemala - 1 week
Service project over spring break


PhilippinesCarrie M. Carretta - PhD program - Cebu City, Philippines

Presentation:  Associations between hope and helplessness with anxiety: An instrument comparison study. 1st Annual CEBU International Nursing Conference


Carrie M. Carretta - PhD program - Montreal, Canada

Presentation:  Understanding the impact of the perpetrator/victim relationship on unwanted sexual experiences. Annual Conference, International Association of Forensic Nurses.


Carrie M. Carretta - PhD program -Singapore

Presentation: Understanding the impact of the perpetrator/victim relationship on unwanted sexual experiences. Annual Conference, 1st NUS-NUH International Nursing Conference.


GuatemalaLauren Doppelheuer - MSN program - Guatemala - 1 week
Service project over spring break


GuatemalaAbby Hannifan - Guatemala - 12 weeks
Ingram Scholar. Project on Health & Wellbeing of Rural Mayan Women


Lisa Matasovsky - DNP program- Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia - 1 week
Participated in "Hearts and Souls" mission trip. Team performed CV surgery on pediatric patients. Visit also informed her DNP scholarly project.


GuatemalaNicole Mercer - MSN program - Guatemala - 1 week
Service project over spring break


Cliff Roberson - DNP program - Haiti - 1 week
Participated with volunteer agency working with local health care providers related to care of OB patients. Work also informed DNP scholarly project.


GuatemalaMicah Smith - MSN program - Guatemala - 1 week
Service project over spring break


GuatemalaDanielle Stuart - MSN program - Guatemala - 1 week
Service project over spring break


Carol Ziegler - DNP program - Kenya - 3 weeks
Implemented DNP scholarly project related to Nandi traditional healers


Jordan Moore Vaugn - MSN program - Ecuador - 1 week
Mission trip with Servants in Faith & Technology. Provided gyn & primary care. Went with Anne Moore (faculty above).