Entries tagged with ‘Nursing’

Hagestuen Set To Give Baccalaureate Remarks

This year, Gustavus introduces a senior speaker at the commencement baccalaureate services. Nora Hagestuen '22 will speak to classmates and guests.

Faculty Spotlight: Heidi Meyer

Heidi Meyer (Nursing) and Payton Simon ’23 were interviewed in a KEYC news segment about the expansion of the Gustavus nursing program and the current state of healthcare staffing in the area.

Gustavus Announces Expansion of Nursing Program

Since its founding in 1956, the Gustavus nursing program has prepared graduates for healthcare work through a well-rounded liberal arts education.

Two Gusties Earn Critical Language Scholarship

Caroline Southworth ‘24 and Dalton Dahle ‘22 have both been awarded the U.S. Department of State’s Critical Language Scholarship.

Nursing Alumna Gives Back to Department

Dr. Barbara Weissenberg Achter ’66 and her husband, Dr. Morton Achter have gifted $150,000 to the Gustavus Department of Nursing.

Gustavus Nurses Prepare for Service with Grant-Funded Manikin

A new patient simulator manikin is taking nursing education to the next level thanks to the Otto Bremer Trust.

Faculty Spotlight: Lynnea Myers

Lynnea Myers (Nursing) did a virtual presentation for the Roots of Autism and ADHD Annual Conference at the Center for Neurodevelopmental Disorders at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden in January 2021. The title of her talk was “Does the Face Predict the Brain.”

Faculty Spotlight: Lynnea Myers

Lynnea Myers (Nursing), along with colleagues from the Karolinska Institute (Stockholm, Sweden) and Nationwide Children’s Hospital (Columbus, Ohio) recently published an article titled “Actionable and incidental neuroradiological findings in twins with neurodevelopmental disorders” in Scientific Reports.

Faculty Spotlight: Lynnea Myers

Lynnea Myers (Nursing), along with colleagues at Vanderbilt University and the University of Minnesota, recently published an article in the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders titled “Family-Centered Care: How Close Do We Get When Talking to Parents of Children Undergoing Diagnosis for Autism Spectrum Disorders?”

Faculty Spotlight: Lynnea Myers

Lynnea Myers (Nursing) recently co-published an article with colleagues at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden: Becker, Martin, et al. “Presynaptic Dysfunction in CASK-Related Neurodevelopmental Disorders” in Translational Psychiatry.