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CSUSM NewsCenter (Nursing)

2021
June
07,
2021
| 09:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
The electrical engineering program is among 17 teams from colleges and universities across the country selected to participate in the 2022 Marine Energy Collegiate Competition: Powering the Blue Economy.The competition, which is hosted by the U.S. De...
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May
20,
2021
| 09:28 AM America/Los_Angeles
On Sunday afternoon on Cal State San Marcos’ Mangrum Track & Field, nursing students in the College of Education, Health & Human Services will walk across the commencement stage to celebrate the conclusion of a lengthy and rewarding journey.Pictures ...
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May
19,
2021
| 10:51 AM America/Los_Angeles
In the Fresno community where Sarah Menyhay grew up, there was never much doubt about where you would turn if your child was sick and you didn’t know what was wrong or what to do.You would call the Menyhays. If the father, Steve, wasn’t home, you’d t...
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May
14,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Biology student Matthew Cope was selected as the recipient of the 2021 Dean’s Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award for the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.A first-generation college student, Cope participated in Bridge...
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May
07,
2021
| 11:20 AM America/Los_Angeles
In celebration of National Nurses Month, the California State University Shiley Institute for Palliative Care is offering its online What Every Nurse Needs to Know About Palliative Care course free through May 31.The one-hour self-paced course gives ...
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April
13,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
When the spring semester began in late January, it seemed as if the stars had finally aligned for Cal State San Marcos to send its nursing students back into the community for their badly needed clinical rotations.Some were scheduled to be stationed ...
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January
29,
2021
| 09:28 AM America/Los_Angeles
A team of four Cal State San Marcos undergraduate students and kinesiology professors Jeff Nessler and Sean Newcomer have received Sports Engineering’s 2020 best paper award for their paper, “Effect of wetsuit outer surface material on thermoregulati...
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2020
September
28,
2020
| 13:41 PM America/Los_Angeles
Two Cal State San Marcos faculty members in the School of Nursing have received a grant of $1.33 million to help further build the pipeline of psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners in California.  Dr. Catherine Baker and Dr. Nancy Romig re...
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September
18,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos alumna Karina Gonzalez Herrera was named to Cell Mentor’s list of 100 of the most inspiring Hispanic/Latinx scientists working in the United States.Gonzalez, who earned her bachelor’s and master’s at CSUSM before attending Harvar...
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September
01,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The California Health Care Foundation (CHCF), a nonprofit philanthropy, has been working since 1996 to improve the state’s health care delivery system and expand access to care and coverage, especially for Californians who are low-income.It’s a vital...
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June
15,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Although she’s a biology professor, Deborah Kristan was a natural choice to be tapped as associate dean of Cal State San Marcos’ College of Education, Health and Human Services in January 2018.  When she first came to CSUSM as an assistant profess...
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April
22,
2020
| 09:26 AM America/Los_Angeles
Three days a week, sometimes in the dead of night, Aaron Stirling reports for a 12-hour shift as a nurse practitioner in the emergency room of a small rural hospital in Imperial County.  More precisely, Stirling reports to an area outside the emer...
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2019
November
22,
2019
| 16:08 PM America/Los_Angeles
The abuse can be financial, psychological, physical or sexual. And when it comes to the elderly, it is only getting worse. All of which is why a new book that was co-written and edited by Cal State San Marcos associate professor Dr. Amy Carney, “Elde...
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July
17,
2019
| 07:59 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos received a best practice award for Social Equity and Justice at the 16th annual California Higher Education Sustainability Conference on July 9 at UC Santa Barbara. The project was a collaboration between CSUSM’s sustainabilit...
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2018
May
15,
2018
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The epiphany came when Mariana Arevalo was imparting a bit of parental advice to her oldest son as he was readying to enter high school. Education, she said, was of paramount importance. College, she emphasized, was the key to a better future. “Af...
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March
21,
2018
| 12:06 PM America/Los_Angeles
After three decades in the printing business, Mary Baker decided it was time to pursue her lifelong dream of becoming a nurse. Now a lecturer at the Cal State San Marcos School of Nursing who spearheaded a network of student-run community health clin...
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March
06,
2018
| 13:56 PM America/Los_Angeles
San Marcos, CA – Mary Baker, lecturer and director of the School of Nursing Student Healthcare Project at California State University San Marcos, was awarded the 2018 San Diego Business Journal Healthcare Heroes Award for the category of nurse. Th...
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February
02,
2018
| 10:26 AM America/Los_Angeles
California State University San Marcos’ nursing program has been ranked 13th in the state by RegisteredNursing.org, which ranked the programs at 131 colleges and universities throughout California by assessing factors that represent how well a progra...
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2017
December
13,
2017
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Anyone who has ever stepped into a patient ward at a hospital knows all too well that the cacophony of bed alarms and emergency signals can be a bit desensitizing. Administrators call it “alarm fatigue,” and when administrators at Scripps Memorial Ho...
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October
03,
2017
| 16:37 PM America/Los_Angeles
There was a time earlier this year when Dr. Lorna Kendrick thought she might take a position at another university. That was before she was introduced to the nursing faculty at Cal State San Marcos. “Meeting the faculty here changed my mind abo...
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September
11,
2017
| 11:31 AM America/Los_Angeles
“We’re innovative, we have quality students and we’re providing quality nurses” -- Deborah Bennett She began training as a nurse at the age of 14 in a small medical center serving the rural, border town of Deming, New Mexico. Today, Deborah Ben...
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June
05,
2017
| 15:19 PM America/Los_Angeles
California State University San Marcos has appointed Dr. Lorna Kendrick as its new director of the School of Nursing effective July 1. Dr. Kendrick has been the Director and Campus College Chair of the College of Health Professions School of Nursi...
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April
17,
2017
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Five American Indian students wasted no time in getting acclimated to Cal State San Marcos’ School of Nursing last fall. The students are attending CSUSM through a recently awarded grant called Graduating American Indians into Nursing (GAIN). Fund...
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March
28,
2017
| 13:44 PM America/Los_Angeles
Erica Schulteis knows first-hand the benefits of the simulation program used by Cal State San Marcos’ Speech-Language Pathology Department. “It really builds your confidence,” said Erica, who will graduate from the SLP master’s program in May. “Th...
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February
28,
2017
| 09:27 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Cal State San Marcos School of Nursing is offering free hands-only CPR training on Thursday, March 9. CSUSM nursing students will train as many people as possible how to perform hands-only CPR during the event. The training for hands-only CPR ...
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February
01,
2017
| 13:06 PM America/Los_Angeles
San Marcos, CA – California State University San Marcos’ nursing program has been ranked 12th in the state by RegisteredNursing.org. RegisteredNursing.org ranked the programs at 127 colleges and universities throughout California by assessing fact...
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2016
September
23,
2016
| 09:06 AM America/Los_Angeles
San Marcos, CA – Carolina Quirarte was inspired to become a nurse while seeing the care her grandmother received during a 14-year battle with breast cancer. Carolina, a third-year student at Cal State San Marcos, has overcome difficult challenges ...
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September
20,
2016
| 13:09 PM America/Los_Angeles
Carolina Quirarte has seen first-hand the difference that a healthcare provider’s demeanor can have on a patient. Carolina watched her grandmother battle breast cancer for 14 years. Her grandmother’s emotional state was a like a roller-coaster rid...
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September
12,
2016
| 11:48 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cal State San Marcos participants in the Student Healthcare Project follow a similar pattern each semester. “The first three weeks they all run around like their hair is on fire,” said Mary Baker, who is the director of the School of Nursing Stude...
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August
17,
2016
| 00:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Dr. Wendy Hansbrough has long had a love for teaching. Over the years she helped train new nurses at the University of Colorado Hospital Burn Center and later at UC San Diego Health, where she worked from 1984 to 2007. Now she’s using her expertise a...
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