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BSN Student Featured in Quad-Cities Online

Alicia Freiburg

Alicia Anne Freiburg, a BSN student who will soon begin her sophomore year at UI’s College of Nursing, was recently interviewed for an article in Quad-Cities Online. Freiburg, who was awarded an Investing in the Future summer research fellowship from the American Gastroenterological Association, was asked about her cancer research as well as her desire to specialize in geriatric nursing.

'I've been a small part of something really big': Nursing student helps with cancer research

By Todd Welvaert | Quad-Cities Online | 7/5/2015

It's been quite a summer break for Alicia Freiburg, 19, of Rock Island.

The 2014 Rock Island High School graduate is attending the University of Iowa and majoring in nursing. She hopes to get her doctorate in nursing and to specialize in geriatrics.

After her first year of nursing school at the University of Iowa, she was one of 10 chosen to participate in an Investing in the Future summer research fellowship from the American Gastroenterological Association.

›› Click here to read the full article in QC Online

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Jul 9th, 2015