A nurse leader in the MSICU with 20 years in the profession, Gina Mumper has seen and experienced first-hand how nurses have met the moment time and time again – from the AIDS crisis through COVID-19. She knows nurses will continue to rise to the occasion, right through to the end of the pandemic, and she’s glad to see the general public gain a fresh appreciation for their hard work and dedication.
In celebration of Florence Nightingale's 200th birthday, 2020 is the Year of the Nurse. Beginning on National Nurses Week (May 6-12) and continuing throughout the year, a special blog will feature the stories, memories and motivations of UC Davis Health nurses.
Hear their words, and get to know why and how they invest such heart, passion, expertise and commitment in their life-changing work