SWOSU Nursing Students Help at OKC Memorial Marathon
May 2, 2007
These Southwestern Oklahoma State University junior and senior nursing students worked in the medical tent of the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon held April 29. The medical tent was stationed at the finish line. SWOSU nursing faculty member Daphne Burnett said the students saw 150 patients during a six-hour time frame. The students fluid resuscitated the runners and actually had two patients transported to St. Anthony's Hospital for further care. Participating were (front from left): Geraldine Piteruchu, Erin Evans and Lexie Alonzo. Middle--Holly Lodes and Reesey Russel. Standing--Daphne Burnett, Ngwangong Mitti, Jacey Spiers, Kourtney Ebeltoft, Lindsey Dugan, Rachel Pence, Elizabeth Woods, Sabrina Shell, Brady Reed, Nana Baah and Ashley Brown. Not pictured are seniors Josh Isom, Kirk Hatton, Chelsea Blackmon, Emily Rodwalt, Lauren Thompson and Kelly Harrell.