Jayme Nelson has been an 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 conducted a virtual conference hosted in the online world of Second Life. Faculty and students from Luther College met with nursing students from affiliated ELCA schools of nursing to discuss transformative nursing care.