Blog posts March 1, 2011 to March 31, 2011

Jonas Scholar Profile: Adrian Juarez, BSN, MSN My name is Adrian Juarez and I am in my third year of a nursing doctoral program at New York University (NYU). Getting to where I am now, has been the culmination of a long, arduous trajectory filled with a little luck and much sacrifice. I should also mention that there are many people who have been directly involved in my success and without their assistance, I know I would not be where I am now. This is where I would like to give many thanks to the Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence, as well as to Mr. & Mrs. Jonas, whose support has been immeasurable and there aren’t words that truly capture the level of gratitude that is felt for their generous and unending support.
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Jonas Scholar Profile: Annie Rohan, BSN, MSN Hello Jonas Supporters!   I never considered that my road to being a Jonas Scholar was long or difficult.  As I put it to paper, however, I recognize that it was woven together by the challenge of educational commitment.  I began my journey in the mid 1980’s when my family supported my decision to go to college…as long as I chose a “practical” major that would guarantee my employment after graduation.  Their advice served me very well through the years.  I graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1987, and began work as a staff nurse in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at New York Hospital/Cornell Medical Center the following week.   
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