In honor of Veterans Day 2018, we are sharing the stories of three veterans and service members who are a part of the UB School of Nursing family. The stories feature an alumna, faculty member and current student. Each story is unique, and each contribution is valuable. Thank you to these and other veterans across the country for your service and sacrifice. We are truly grateful.
When traditional nursing student Maryamihan Caluma first stepped into Clinical Assistant Professor Jennifer Guay’s Nursing Care of Women and Children course, she didn’t know just how interesting maternal-newborn topics might be, or the lasting impression it would leave on her as a future nurse.
Nursing is a challenging yet incredibly rewarding career. The first challenge? Getting through nursing school. Current student Janet Chan shares her insights after her first semester as a nursing student.
Trauma patients come to the intensive care unit for many reasons, including automobile accidents, violence and accidental falls, among many others. The work of a trauma nurse can be challenging, both physically and emotionally -- but it can also be incredibly rewarding. This is just a small glimpse into one day in the life of a trauma ICU nurse.