Jan 13, 2021
Alissa and Dr. Nancye Feistritzer talk nurse-to-nurse about the current COVID vaccines and the many reasons it's important to trust the science and get vaccinated.
Dr. Nancye Feistritzer serves as Chief Nursing Officer and vice president of patient care services at Emory University Hospital. Prior to her arrival at Emory in 2014, Dr. Feistritzer worked for 20 years at Vanderbilt University Hospital where she served in the role of Associate Hospital Director and Associate Chief Nursing Officer of the surgical patient care center. during her time at Vanderbilt, she played an integral role in quality and safety improvements.
Alissa Brown, BSN, MSN, RN, CMSRN is a clinical nurse educator from the University of Utah Health. She has been working in the health care industry for almost 12 years, and started her nursing career as a med-surg bedside nurse on an Ortho, Trauma, and Surgical Specialty Unit. It was through that experience in the med-surg unit where she discovered a passion for education, and pursued a master’s degree. She is a lifelong learner, and loves to teach. Born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah, she's not all work, and definitely enjoys play! She loves to travel, and tries to plan as many vacations each year as she can with family and friends. Alissa loves to read, listen to podcasts, and geek out to documentaries and crime shows on the weekends. She's a total fair weather fan when it comes to Utes Football, but will cheer in all the right places, or get mad when her husband tells her to during a game. Alissa is looking forward to conversations together on this AMSN podcast!