INSIGHTS - Ask the Experts

Wondering if critical care is the career path for you? Are you curious to know how to ace your interview for that dream job? Members of the alumni association board are eager to help with any questions that you may have relative to the Nursing profession. Feel free to contact any of our volunteers below for the answers to your questions!

Michael Allain, MSN RN CNS
President, Nursing Alumni Association Board of Directors
Employer: Crouse Hospital
Areas of Interest: Critical care, emergency, neuroscience, shared governance.

Barbara Kane, MSN RN FNP BC
Past president, Nursing Alumni Association
Member, Nursing Alumni Association Board of Directors
Employer: Syracuse VA Medical Center
Areas of Interest: Fine points of the employment interview post graduation; Gastroenterology-Is it for you? Available for general questions.

Denise Dann, BSN MSN PNP
Member, Nursing Alumni Association Board of Directors
Employer: St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center
Areas of Interest: Population health management, Neonatal nursing, management, education

Bonnie Seitz, MSN RN CNS
Past president, Nursing Alumni Association
Member, Nursing Alumni Board of Directors
Employer: Upstate Medical University
Areas of Interest: Pediatrics, patient safety, quality in nursing practice.

Archie McEvers MSN RN NP
Past president, Nursing Alumni Association
Employer: Upstate University Hospital
Areas of Interest: Acute care - cardiopulmonary surgery, interacting with students and teaching.

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