Foreign physicians take up nursing as they resettle in U.S.

  1. Edwin Vides was a doctor in his native Colombia before political turmoil and guerrilla activity drove him to Miami in 2000. Now Vides is among 40 foreign physicians accepted into the first accelerated physician-to-nursing program in the nation at Florida International University School of Nursing.

    South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Nov. 25, 2002