VinUni is honored to welcome Professor Of Nursing – Jeanette Ives Erickson

December 18, 2023

VinUni is honored to welcome Professor of Nursing, Jeanette Ives Erickson from Massachusetts General Hospital, USA at VinUni under the Visiting Distinguished Professor program. During her visit, Professor Jeanette delivered several inspiring talks with faculty members and VinUni students from the Bachelor of Nursing program, as well as the leadership and healthcare experts at Vinmec Times City Hospital.

Professor Jeanette emphasized the increasing demand for nurses with strong management, leadership, and research skills to take on high-level leadership positions in the healthcare system, such as hospital presidents or chief executive officers at healthcare facilities.

“In the future, the career path for nursing students is wide open with opportunities for master’s and doctorate studies to build high-quality and meaningful healthcare services with a network of committed experts and communities. Let us always be proud of the importance of the nursing profession and work together to ensure that nursing receives the respect it deserves,” Professor Jeanette remarked.

Professor Jeanette’s sharing session acted as a guidance for the development of the nursing profession for VinUnians and provided students with answers about their future career paths.

With Professor Jeanette’s long-term commitment and support, VinUni will provide our students with outstanding experiences in an academic environment that meets international standards.

About Professor, Doctor Jeanette Ives Erickson:

  • Chief Nurse Emerita at Massachusetts General Hospital,
  • Chair Board of Trustees MGH Institute of Health Professions
  • Professor MGH Institute of Health Professions
  • Instructor at Harvard Medical School
  • Chairwoman, Chief Nurse Council, Mass General Brigham

The MGH Institute of Health Professions is a private university focused on the health sciences and located in Boston, Massachusetts. It was founded by Massachusetts General Hospital in 1977 and is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education.