Winna and her five teammates holding their second place prize check for $1,500; nursing and business Nursing and Business: A Healthy Combo (4/22/2019)- From Registered Nurse to Business School Student Before coming to Fuqua, I worked as a registered nurse on the Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Unit at Mott Children’s Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan. While working as a floor nurse at Mott, I began reading about health care innovation and reform. I noticed that rarely, if ever, was a nurse mentioned in the discussions. This was particularly troubling to me since so many of the kids I was caring for were affected by health care system changes in one way or another. I knew that if I wanted to be included in… ...Read More

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