Denisonians in Health Professions: Nursing

Denisonians in health professions: nursing - frances-hinkamp-284x300.png image #0Name: Frances Hinkamp
Denison Graduation Year: 2016
Denison Major: Athletic training
Graduate/Professional School: Pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN), at Resurrection University, class of 2019
Contact me: franceshinkamp@gmail.com

What is the focus of your graduate/professional school and what content has most engaged you?
Although I enjoyed many of the clinical rotations and classes that I have taken in my program, I really enjoyed OB- labor and delivery as well as postpartum.

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Denisonians in Health Professions: Nursing

Denisonians in health professions: nursing - khadijah-hawkins image #0Name: Khadijah Hawkins
Denison Graduation Year: 2016
Denison Major: Psychology
Graduate/Professional School: Accelerated Bachelor of Nursing (BSN) from Gwynedd Mercy University, class of 2019
Contact me: Hawkins.K@gmercyu.edu

What is the focus of your graduate/professional school and what content has most engaged you?
When searching for nursing schools, I focused on affordability, being close to home, the curriculum and student-teacher ratios.

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Denisonians in Health Professions: Perioperative Nursing

Denisonians in health professions: perioperative nursing - kristen-oster-190x300.png image #0Kristen Oster ’08

Role: Perioperative Clinical Nurse Specialist  

Professional or Graduate Schools attended:
Regis University – Bachelors of Science in Nursing, graduated 2010
University of Colorado College of Nursing – Masters of Science in Nursing, Adult/Geriatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, graduated 2013
Future enrollment – University of Colorado College of Nursing Doctorate of Nursing Practice – expected start Fall 2017

Fun Fact: I love going to concerts.

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Denisonians in Health Professions: Nursing

A path to health professions: nursing - beverly-fleuter-200x300.png image #0Beverly Fleuter ’13 (Johnson)

Role: Registered Nurse

Professional Schools attended: Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing (2014); Arizona State University

Fun Fact: I have been to all 50 states!

Describe the process you went through to select your career path: what impacted your decision?
Many of my family, friends, and mentors thought I would be a good nurse and that I would enjoy the professional development involved.

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Denisonians in Health Professions: Nursing

Denisonians in health professions: nursing - dr.-tina-andrews-parks-197x300.png image #0Dr. Tina Andrews-Parks ’05

Role: Clinical Education Specialist/ Registered Nurse

Professional Schools attended: Purdue University, graduated 2015 and DePaul University, graduated 2007       

Fun Fact: I am part of Denison Posse #1 and Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc.

Describe the process you went through to select your career path: what impacted your decision?
I was a very sick child.

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