4th Nurse Anethesia Program Recognition Ceremony

Posted Dec 7th, 2016 by Helene Sheets  Category: Education


Dr. Hollis Hamilton, RN, Interim Dean of the College of Nursing at Lourdes University, and Dawn AuBuchon, MS, CRNA, Director of the Nurse Anesthesia Program, are pleased to announce a Recognition Ceremony for the 2016 graduating Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Anesthesia Program (MSN:NAP) cohort. The event takes place on Saturday, December 10, at 10 a.m. in the Franciscan Center, 6832 Convent Blvd., in Sylvania.

The MSN: NAP program has a 100% employment rate in the field within 6 months of graduation.

The MSN Nurse Anesthesia Program graduates are:
• Bowling Green, OH resident Jennifer Collings
• Clyde, MI resident Heather Walker
• Flat Rock, MI resident Fatin Badran
• Lindsey, OH resident Amber Diekman
• Maumee, OH resident Sara Rogers
• Perrysburg, OH resident Brian Sheipline
• Shelby Township, MI resident Tara Burke
• Sylvania, OH residents Michelle Andrews, Greta Feitel and Christine Harwood
• Toledo, OH residents Kristi Decker, Matthew McIntire, and Kristin Shipman

Keynote speaker for the recognition ceremony is John Preston, DNSc, CRNA, FNAP, Chief Credentialing Officer of the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA). Lourdes University President Dr. Mary Ann Gawelek will also be in attendance.

About Lourdes University College of Nursing
The Lourdes University College of Nursing offers bachelor and master’s degrees in nursing. The College of Nursing has accreditations and approvals from the following bodies: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791; Council on Accreditation for Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs; Higher Learning Commission; Ohio Board of Nursing; and the Ohio Board of Regents. To learn more about Lourdes nursing programs, visit, or call 419-885-5291.

About the Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Anesthetist Program at Lourdes
The Lourdes University Master of Science in Nursing: Nurse Anesthesia Program (MSN: NAP) and Graduate Nurse Anesthesia Certificate are fully accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA) of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs through fall 2026.

Graduates of the MSN: NAP are prepared to fulfill the requirements to sit for the National Certification Examination (NCE). The MSN: NAP program has a 100% employment rate in the field within 6 months of graduation.

Lourdes University
Rooted in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, Lourdes University is sponsored by the Sisters of St. Francis, and offers baccalaureate degrees in a variety of academic majors as well as graduate degrees in business, education, nursing, organizational leadership, social work, and theology. Community outreach programs include the Appold Planetarium, the Center for Science Education & the Environment, and Lifelong Learning. A member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, Lourdes students can also compete in a variety of men’s and women’s sports. Named a “Best in the Midwest” college by the Princeton Review, Lourdes University is a nationally accredited, veteran and transfer-friendly institution offering a variety of student scholarships. Explore the possibilities online at or by phone at 419-885-3211.

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