Academic and Professional Success Plan TemplatePrepared by:Chelsea BrianNURS 6002: Foundations of Graduate Study
This document is to be used for NURS 6002 Foundations of Graduate Studyto complete Assessments 1-6. Just as importantly the document serves to organize your thoughts about planning for your academic and professional success.For specific instructions see the weekly assessment details in the course, or ask your instructor for further guidance.
Week 1 | Part 1: My Academic and Professional NetworkClearly and accurately identify at least twoacademic individuals or teams to collaborate with to be successful in the MSN program and as a practicing nurse.Clearly and accurately identify at least twoprofessional individuals or teams to collaborate with to be successful in your MSN program and as a practicing nurse.Clearly and thoroughly explain in detail why the academic and professional individuals/teams were selected to support success in the MSN program and as a practicing nurse.Clearly and accurately explain how the academic and professional individuals/teamswill support success in the MSN program and as a practicing nurse.Remember to include an introduction paragraph which contains a clear and comprehensive purpose statement which delineates all required criteria, and end the assignment Part with a conclusion paragraph. Building our network as students before entering the world as nurse practitioners will help our chances of finding jobs that we are passionate about after we finish at Walden University. I have chosen 3 individuals and an organization that I believe will help me be successful in this program and as a practitioner after this program. NETWORK MEMBER 1Name: Dr. Michael LemonTitle: DO, General SurgeryOrganization: East Falls Primary Care and Specialty ClinicAcademic or Professional: ProfessionalWhy I selected this individual and/or team and how they will support my success in the MSN program and as a practicing nurse:I chose this individual as a professional network member because he has taught me so much about surgery. He encouraged me to go back to school to pursue a career as a
nurse practitioner. Dr. Lemon is the coordinator of our new burn program at the hospital I work at so I have worked closely with him during this program as well. He has let me scrub in on his cases and has taught me the basics of how to assist during surgery. I can use his knowledge and experience when it comes time for clinical and also when looking for a job after this program. NETWORK MEMBER 2Name: Haley GunuruTitle: Academic AdvisorOrganization: Walden UniversityAcademic or Professional: AcademicWhy I selected this individual and/or team and how they will support my success in the MSN program and as a practicing nurse:I chose this individual as an academic network member because she is an academic advisor for the MSN program. I have visited with her and she has answered any questions I have about classes and this online program. She has explained about our
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