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Celebrating the Class of 2021, Barry’s First Graduates of the DNP in Anesthesiology Program

Celebrating the Class of 2021, Barry’s First Graduates of the DNP in Anesthesiology Program

While Barry University has been training exemplary nurse anesthetists for more than 25 years—a feat alone worth applauding—2021 marks a major milestone in the advancement of our programming, as the first-ever graduates of our Post-Baccalaureate Doctor of Nursing Practice receive their diplomas. This inaugural DNP class of 36 post-baccalaureate...

A Father and Daughter Graduation for the DeLeon Family

A Father and Daughter Graduation for the DeLeon Family

In the DeLeon household, this spring's Barry Graduation called for twice the celebrations. Father-daughter pair Ronald DeLeon and Cheska DeLeon both donned their black-and-red robes as official graduates of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences Administration program. Ronald and Cheska each earned their bachelor's degree and specialized in...

Two-Time Sports & Exercise Sciences Grad Peter Beitia Shoots for the Stars

Two-Time Sports & Exercise Sciences Grad Peter Beitia Shoots for the Stars

Peter Beitia had an early introduction to fitness and wellness. His mother, a trained massage therapist, taught aerobic and spinning classes and instilled in her son a love of exercise and sports of all kinds. Luckily, he was a natural athlete, competing on the varsity football, wrestling, track-and-field, and cross-country teams during his years...

Sisters Graduate Together in Inaugural DNP Anesthesiology Class

Sisters Graduate Together in Inaugural DNP Anesthesiology Class

For Miriam and Sharon Harrar, being part of Barry University's inaugural class to graduate with the Doctor of Nursing Practice in Anesthesiology is doubly sweet. The sisters are not only celebrating their hard-earned roles as certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs), they're doing it together, cheering each other on as they have throughout...

Celebrating 10 Years of Health Careers Summer Camp

Celebrating 10 Years of Health Careers Summer Camp

SIGN-UP FOR HEALTH CAMP 2021 Dr. Lauren Schwal still keeps photographs from Barry University's first-ever Health Careers Summer Camp, a free learning experience for high schoolers that she co-founded 10 years ago. “These pictures show the intensity and enjoyment of the students as they intubate, interact with, and provide birthing support...

This Barry Grad Is Ushering in a New Era of Research in the Field of Health and Human Performance

This Barry Grad Is Ushering in a New Era of Research in the Field of Health and Human Performance

The first day Kendrick Morris stepped onto Barry's campus, back in 2018, the Human Performance and Wellness master's student wasn't entirely sure what to expect. He had earned his bachelor's degree in Kinesiology and Exercise Science at San Diego State University, and knew Barry's Sport & Exercise Sciences programs promised smaller classes and...

Biomedical Sciences Grad Markus Mosley Earns His Pick of 5 Top Dental Schools

Biomedical Sciences Grad Markus Mosley Earns His Pick of 5 Top Dental Schools

Having earned acceptance at five of the country's top dental schools, 2021 graduate Markus Mosley will be attending East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine, in Greenville, North Carolina. “Go Pirates!” Mosley says. Choosing ECU is a homecoming for the Biomedical Sciences student, a North Carolina native who earned his...

Barry Grad Cameron Nicholson, PA-C, Is Changing the Health Care Space for LGBTQ+ Patients

Barry Grad Cameron Nicholson, PA-C, Is Changing the Health Care Space for LGBTQ+ Patients

Cameron Nicholson knows firsthand the health care hurdles LGBTQ+ patients face. As a transgender man, he has been refused treatment by providers and found himself educating physicians about his care. “I had to assist my endocrinologist with interpretation of testosterone levels and how to adjust the dosing,” he says. Once, his...

Empowering LGBTQ+ and HIV/AIDS Patients Through Compassionate Care A Conversation with Barry Graduate Dallas Bauman, DMS, MMS, PA-C, AAHIVS

Empowering LGBTQ+ and HIV/AIDS Patients Through Compassionate Care A Conversation with Barry Graduate Dallas Bauman, DMS, MMS, PA-C, AAHIVS

Dr. Dallas Bauman says his own personal journey inspired his passion for providing quality, compassionate care for all. “Out of fear of rejection, I did not come out as gay until I was 22,” he shared, “and even after coming out, I still found it very difficult to communicate my concerns or questions to my doctor.”...

Nurse Anesthesiology Student Tatyana LaTorres Is Advancing Her Field Through Policy

Nurse Anesthesiology Student Tatyana LaTorres Is Advancing Her Field Through Policy

Tatyana LaTorres began her nursing journey at the University of Tampa, where she earned her BSN. She worked for three years in the neurosurgical and cardiac intensive-care units at Tampa General Hospital before her acceptance to Barry University's Nurse Anesthesiology Program in 2018. As a member of the inaugural Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)...

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