Ireland 2017

Nursing and Experiential Learning in Ireland

Students and faculty from Lamar University were hosted by Waterford Institute of Technology's School of Health Sciences. All travelers learned about the Irish health care system through various lectures, excursions and experiential activities.
Ireland House

Topics of Study:

  • History of Ireland
  • Nursing History in Ireland 
  • Irish Potato Famine and Immigration
  • Psychiatric Care
  • Pediatric Care

Cultural Activities:

  • Visits to Blarney Castle
  • Kilkenny
  • Dublin
  • Cork
  • Wexford