Nursing is a biannual publication of the School of Nursing that focuses on alumni news as well as initiatives being conducted by faculty nurses at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

February 2021

Shattering Glass Ceilings Shattering Glass Ceilings Education

Shattering Glass Ceilings

  • By Patrick Broadwater
  • Feb. 17, 2021
The installation of Kathi Heffner, PhD, and Vankee Lin, PhD, RN, as Wilson Professors was unlike any that had come before it. For starters, this was the University of Rochester’s first virtual ...
When Preparation Meets Opportunity When Preparation Meets Opportunity Patient Care

When Preparation Meets Opportunity

  • By Patrick Broadwater
  • Feb. 17, 2021
Brian Graves ’96N, ’01N (MS), ’12N (PhD) always had a deep love for the University of Rochester. You don’t graduate three times from a school you’re ambivalent about.
Health Care Hero Health Care Hero Education

Health Care Hero

  • By Ivy Burruto
  • Feb. 16, 2021
Jose Perpignan ’16N waited in front of his computer for an interview to begin one October morning, completely unaware he was moments away from receiving a life-changing amount of money. On live TV.
Megan Reynolds: Change Agent Megan Reynolds: Change Agent Patient Care

Megan Reynolds: Change Agent

  • By Ivy Burruto
  • Feb. 8, 2021
From an early age, Megan Reynolds ’19N has had a passion for helping people. Her path eventually led her to Mexico to provide health care at a refugee camp.