Nursing Students Without Borders
The student organization Nursing Students Without Borders (NSWB) gives nursing students a real-world experience delivering healthcare education and resources globally.
Asst. Prof. Valerie King and seven undergraduate nursing students are currently on a two-week trip to Chile to work with psychiatric nurses at hospitals in Talca and Santiago.
Read their blogs:
Nursing Students Trip to Ghana Video (2010)
Past Mission Trips
For three consecutive years, senior NSWB senior nursing student delivered care, supplies, and compassion to the people of Ghana, West Africa. The students raised money for their trips and much-needed medical supplies – everything from first aid equipment and medication to iron-enriched baby formula and hygiene products.
Read the stories from past trips:
|Amanda Cincotta examines a patient while Jason Hebert looks on at UMass Lowell clinic in Peki, West Africa.
||Alex Lamont talks to a patient at the BP clinic in Torkor, West Africa.