Katherine Rush is set to finish her master’s degree from East Carolina University with an Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist concentration in May 2023. She obtained her nursing license in 2016 after completing her associate’s degree in nursing. She obtained her bachelor’s in nursing and a cardiac vascular certification in 2018. For the last four years, Katherine has been working in various intensive care units in a Level III Trauma Center caring for cardiac, medical, and surgical ICU patients. She has gained proficiency in CRRT, hemodynamic and neurological monitoring, I-ABPs, and Mechanical Ventilation during this time.