USD Student Nurses on Mission to Haiti
San Diego Union-Tribune -- The first lesson that 10 students from the University of San Diego’s Hahn School of Nursing learned on their weeklong immersion into community health care in Haiti was interior decorating with mosquito netting.
The exercise, which took place early this month, was no joke. The next lesson was about treating the myriad illnesses wrought by this tiny insect and its unclean water environment: cholera, filariasis, tuberculosis, hepatitis B, necrotizing fasciitis. (Full Story)