Eric is a Registered Nurse in the Cardiovascular ICU at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska and is also pursuing the degree of Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. When not the ICU, he spend his free time running, skiing, fly fishing, and drinking far too much coffee.

To read Eric's blogs from the 10th Anniversary expedition, please click on the posts below.

Research in Nepal

Eric takes blood from one of the research participants

14th Apr 2017 // The hum of a diesel generator drones on through the thin walls and fumes enter the room through poorly sealed windows. Ringing bells announce the arrival of yet another string of yaks, one of the main means of commerce. I can see my breath indoors as we slowly set the room, battling hypoxia. Welcome to Pheriche, Nepal; welcome to the front lines of high altitude clinical research.

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