Nursing as a second career - page 3
About two years ago, I decided to take the leap and go back to school to get my nursing degree. I was already established in my field, but I have always felt that something was missing. So, I... Read More
Feb 16, '12 by RainbowfishI am an Australian RN looking to do a masters degree in exercise physiology. I don't think exercise physiology is as well recognised in Australia as it is in America (I had not heard about them until recently), but I am starting to develop a passion for the sort of work exercise physiologists do. I also hope to bring a knowledge of nursing to exercise physiology. I'm glad you found the two degrees compatible. I will now start looking for nursing work that combines the two elements in the hope that it will give me experience in my future role as an exercise physiologist.
Jul 24, '14 by nursealisha, BSN, RNtaschmidt - it's been 3 years since you posted this thread. any updates on the merger of nursing and physical fitness? This is exactly what I've been trying to do as an RN with a passion for prevention.