Nursing

Ashley Watson, a Kent State University graduate nursing student from New Philadelphia, Ohio, was selected as one of the 2013 recipients of the Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses (OAAPN) scholarship. Each year, the OAAPN awards four $1,500 scholarships to students to promote the professional development of advanced practice registered nurses. Watson is in her third year in the Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program at Kent State. "The OAAPN scholarship recognizes a graduate nursing student who aspires to a leadership role and seeks to make a difference in the healthc...

**MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY** TUESDAY, OCT. 22 @ 1 P.M. Metro Life Flight Makes Helicopter Visit to Kent State on Oct. 22 University and hospital system collaborate to offer new clinical experiences on medical helicopter to graduate nursing students WHAT: Metro Life Flight, the first air medical program in the area, will have one of its helicopters visit Kent State on Oct. 22, landing on the Kent State University Esplanade. After a nearly yearlong planning process, Kent State’s College of Nursing and the MetroHealth System have collaborated to now offer clinical experiences a...