Leslie Shortridge began to think about becoming a nurse practitioner after she went on several short-term medical mission trips with her surgeon husband, Terry. A longtime registered nurse, she loved to learn new things and liked the idea of having more responsibility. However, it was Shortridge’s nurse-practitioner daughters, Jennifer Wilson and Kristy Kironde, who inspired […]
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When you return to your hometown as a physician, such as Robin Lannan did, having your yearbooks close by can come in handy. “Getting to see the teachers I had in elementary, middle or high school as patients, and the parents of kids I went to school with has been pretty fun,” said Dr. Lannan, […]
CORVALLIS — The application deadline for The Corvallis Clinic Foundation’s James R. Naibert, M.D., Scholarship is May 31. Two $1,000 awards are available to area students who are studying to become healthcare professionals involved in direct patient care, such as physicians, nurses, physical therapists or pharmacists. To be eligible, applicants must have a college sophomore […]
“Everything you can imagine.” That’s the answer one can give, after 35 years as a pediatrician and some 140,000 patient visits, when asked: “So, you’ve probably faced some interesting challenges in your career, haven’t you?” But challenges that Dr. Edward Schmitt, a longtime Clinic pediatrician who is retiring in early May, wouldn’t have missed for […]
By Keith Bowers For The Corvallis Clinic Projects aimed at reducing electricity consumption at The Corvallis Clinic brought dramatic results in 2014, yet they were only a start. Nearing completion is a one-year, follow-up monitoring program for the Aumann Building that will achieve additional savings, while two similar efforts launched in February at nearby locations […]