CSON KILN scholars Lanah Han '18 and Lea Nelligan '18 submitted winning proposals in the summer of 2016 and were awarded grants from Boston College to fund their independent student projects. Han traveled to South Korea for her project while Nelligan traveled to Ecuador.
CSON students and faculty hosted the BC Runs for Haiti 5k on O’Neil Plaza on Sunday, September 18, 2016. The annual event raises funds to purchase medications and medical supplies for CSON students to deliver to Haitian communities during their mission trip each winter. This year they raised $3,695, making it their most successful fundraiser to date.
Graduate students Alexandra May and Lindsay Williams have won scholarships as part of the TOGETHER WE CARE® Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Program sponsored by MinuteClinic and Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. The scholarships, both worth $2,500, are awarded to future nurse practitioners across the United States.
Clinical Associate Professor Susan DeSanto-Madeya has been named a 2016 Sojourns Scholar by Cambia Health Foundation, as part of its initiative to advance palliative care in the U.S. She is one of 10 physicians and nurses selected from around the country for Cambia Health Foundation’s Sojourns Scholar Leadership Program.