Mentoring & women in sci

M. Jane Harper jharper at ITSA.UCSF.EDU
Fri May 7 20:35:36 EST 1993


On 7 May 93 Rae Nishi said:
>I talked mos tof the morning with a 13 year old niece of an acquaintance who
>wanted "Annie" to visit with a "health professional".  Annie wanted to be a
>surgeon 'cause her uncle is one.  She was very interested to find that there
>are alternatives to being a medical doctor (besides being a nurse).

Laboratory science and nursing are not mututally exclusive.  My mentor and I
spend every summer doing bench research in the rat model, investigating
opioid receptor/ligant interactions. :-)

J. Harper, MS, RN, CCRN
DOctoral  Student, Neuroscience Nursing
University of California, San Francisco
jharper at itsa.ucsf.edu



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