Caring for Ebola Patients in the U.S.

Posted On March 16, 2015
Categories Alumni, News, School of Nursing Tags

Critical care registered nurse and nursing leadership Master of Science alumna, Laura Mitchell, stepped into nursing history last summer when she cared for the two American patients who had contracted the deadly Ebola virus in Africa. Mitchell is part of a highly-trained, specialized care team of Emory University Hospital nurses and CDC infectious disease doctors,… more »

Congratulations Graduates

On August 3, 30 physical therapy students were hooded in the final summer Doctor of Physical Therapy hooding ceremony. These graduates make up the Centennial class as they received their degrees during Georgia State University’s 100 year anniversary.

Ross Mason, founder and managing director of HINRI Labs, Inc. gave the students an inspiring keynote message.… more »

PT Alum Named Professional Association PR Chair

Congratulations to Ingrid Anderson, physical therapy alumna, for her appointment as the 2013 Physical Therapy Association of Georgia (PTAG) public relations chair.

Anderson represents more than 7,400 licensed physical therapists and PT assistants in Georgia for all of the association’s communications issues and works with the PTAG board of directors on all association marketing… more »

Regena Spratling: A Passion of Children’s Health Drives Georgia State Nursing Alumna and Instructor

Posted On January 30, 2013
Categories Alumni, Alumni Spotlight

The birth of her son awakened a life-long passion for nursing and forged a career in pediatrics for Regena Spratling (M.S., Ph.D.; Nursing; 2003 and 2011).

“I was fascinated with the medical and nursing aspects of pregnancy and childbirth,” says Spratling.

Her initial plans were to be an adult cardiac intensive care unit nurse,… more »

Tyson Lockhart: Respiratory Therapy Alum shining thousands of miles from his Georgia State University Roots

Posted On January 5, 2013
Categories Alumni, Alumni Spotlight

Tyson Lockhart (BS, Respiratory Therapy, 2010), is the Clinical Resource Specialist at St. Mary’s Hospital, a 450 bed facility in Western Colorado. On top of orienting new hires; educating the staff on procedures, equipment, and across disciplines; and ordering equipment; Lockhart is in charge of implementing new standards of care and protocols in order… more »