Entries tagged with ‘nursing’

Lynnea Myers (Nursing)

Lynnea Myers ’05 recently completed her doctorate in Nursing Science at Vanderbilt University. The title of her dissertation was: “Communicating with Health Care Providers: Perceptions of Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.” Lynnea is currently on leave as an assistant professor of nursing at Gustavus while she completes a second doctoral degree in Developmental […]

Heidi Meyer (Nursing)

Heidi Meyer presented a podium session at the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN’s) 2017 Baccalaureate Education Conference. The conference was focused on leadership and innovation in delivering high quality nursing programs. This presentation, titled “Integrating Emotional Intelligence Concepts in Teaching Practices: Academic Nurse Educators’ Experiences, Opinions, and Attitudes,” discussed pilot study results and […]

Heidi Meyer (Nursing)

Heidi Meyer received a Bremer Trust Fund grant to purchase a high-fidelity pediatric mannequin and additional supplies to furnish a simulation suite. This grant will help furnish one of the three simulation suites that the nursing department uses for innovative and engaged teaching and learning activities.

Jessica Stadick (Nursing)

Jessica Stadick presented “Spiritual Care Communication at the End-of-Life” at the Phi Chapter Sigma Theta Tau International Society of Nursing Scholarship, Research, Theory, and Practice Conference in Brookings, SD. Jessica also presented a concept analysis titled, “Definitions Matter: Interprofessional Education – A Concept Analysis” at the Midwest Nursing Research Society Conference in Minneapolis, MN.

Barbara Zust, 2011 Carlson Award Winner, Nursing Department

Barbara Zust My colleagues are gifted educators, innovative thinkers, and simply great humans. I know, because they have taught me how to teach and how to be in the world. No matter what our field or what we do, what all of us at Gustavus have in common is a commitment to students. In my […]

Verona Gordon, 1976 Carlson Award Winner, Nursing Department

Verona Gordon The Edgar M. Carlson Award for Innovative Teaching was established by the Board of Trustees of Gustavus Adolphus College to honor our much beloved former President, a man committed to the search for truth and excellence in teaching. The award is made possible by an annual grant of $1,500 from Arnold J. Ryden, […]