Jayme Nelson has been as associate professor of Nursing at Luther College since 2000 and an RN for 25 years. Her research interests include virtue ethics, technological innovations and informatics. Professor Nelson's background includes work as an acute care nurse practitioner with impoverished undocumented immigrants as well as nursing practice in the transplantation operating room.
In February, Professor Nelson will conduct a virtual conference hosted in the online world of Second Life. Faculty and students from Luther College will meet with nursing students from affiliated ELCA schools of nursing to discuss transformative nursing care.