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Walking on Air Walking on Air Patient Care

Walking on Air

  • By Patrick Broadwater
  • Aug. 3, 2021
Kim Olfano, who overcame devastating leg injuries thanks to the help of hyperbaric oxygen therapy, is now a nurse in the hyperbaric suite at the Strong Wound Healing Center helping patients go ...
Doubling Down to Help Others Doubling Down to Help Others Education

Doubling Down to Help Others

  • By Patrick Broadwater
  • Jul. 30, 2021
Born and raised in Jamaica, Ranae and Shanae McKenzie are identical twins with identical passions. Both came to the U.S. for their undergraduate education and now are nursing students together. In ...
Stealthily Wealthy Stealthily Wealthy Education

Stealthily Wealthy

  • By Patrick Broadwater
  • Jul. 19, 2021
Although she lived modestly, Evelyn Lutz quietly amassed a small fortune. When she died at age 86, she left more than $2 million to universities that helped shape her life as a nurse, professor, and ...
When Preparation Meets Opportunity When Preparation Meets Opportunity Patient Care

When Preparation Meets Opportunity

  • By Patrick Broadwater
  • Feb. 17, 2021
Brian Graves ’96N, ’01N (MS), ’12N (PhD) always had a deep love for the University of Rochester. You don’t graduate three times from a school you’re ambivalent about.
Health Care Hero Health Care Hero Education

Health Care Hero

  • By Ivy Burruto
  • Feb. 16, 2021
Jose Perpignan ’16N waited in front of his computer for an interview to begin one October morning, completely unaware he was moments away from receiving a life-changing amount of money. On live TV.