Nurses for Global Health (NGH)

About Us

Our mission is to strengthen the engagement of the University of Maryland School of Nursing with the global health community by building collaborations, creating networks, and becoming a resource center for global health nursing opportunities. We support the School of Nursing's vision of creating a rich and vibrant working and learning environment, with a focus on expanding and sharing knowledge on global health issues.


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Katherine Kim, President
Fourth semester BSN, December 2015 Graduate
Nursing Interests: NICU or MICU
Hobbies: Traveling, reading, outdoor adventures and lifting

Obianuju Chikwere

Obianuju (Obie) Chikwere, Vice President
Third semester CNL, December 2016 Graduate
BS in Biology/Minor in Chemistry, Howard University
Nursing Interests: Medical ICU
Hobbies: traveling & cooking

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Fornia Ung, Secretary
Second Semester CNL, graduating December 2016
BA in Germanic Studies, University of California, Los Angeles
Nursing Interests: Oncology, Critical Care, Shock Trauma
Hometown: Long Beach, CA 

Stephanie Jarvis, Marketing Chair
Third semester CNL, December 2016 Graduate
BS in Biology, Loyola University Maryland
Nursing Interests: NICU & Pediatrics
Hobbies: traveling, dancing, cooking & baking


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