Donna Springer, MS, APRN, CNS

Mayo Clinic
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN
USA 55905

Biographical Sketch:
Practicing advanced practice nursing in the state of Minnesota as a CNS in a Travel Medicine Clinic providing pretravel advise for international traveler's of all age groups since September 1999. Obtained Certificate of Knowledge in Travel Medicine in 2003. Active member of Immunization Committee for a large tirtiary care facility 2007 to present. Primarily responsible for development, management and ongoing revisions for vaccine protocols both inpatient and ambulatory care for nursing in a large tirtiary care facility 2007 to present. Poster Presentation: 10/4/09 at Quest for Quality. Titled: Technology for Patient Safety, User Efficiency and Satisfaction Presenter/Speaker: 10/6/06 at MN Affiliate of the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists. Group panel member discussion the APN (CNS) role as actualized in variety of practice settings. Presenter/Speaker: 2006 Advanced Practice Nursing Conference, Care Through the Ages: Advanced Practice Nurses Making a Difference. Titled: APN Role in a Travel Medicine Clinic