USD Nursing Student Shares Lessons Learned During Time of COVID-19

Ann Lawani, a PhD student at the Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, is a practicing nurse at Sharp Coronado Hospital where she has seen the pandemic's effect first hand. "For a lot of my colleagues, it was a heavy mental strain," Lawani said. She spoke with NBC 7 to share her personal account of working with COVID patients.

Lawani is using these recent experiences to write her doctoral dissertation on palliative care. Looking ahead, she hopes to use her education to help the entire healthcare field be more prepared for the next pandemic.

Watch the full interview on the NBC 7 website.


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