LAI Xinyi, RN, B.S.N.

Question 1. How has your experience at the Xiangya School of Nursing helped you with your career trajectory?

My time in Xiangya School of Nursing School is very meaningful. The school has many excellent teachers and provide a platform, which bring us me precious practice opportunity and valuable experience. What I learned in the school help me move forward steadily in my future career, seize the opportunity to develop myself and became a more nurse with more comprehensive.  

Question 2. Has COVID-19 impacted your decision to go into nursing?

In fact, I started to realize the importance of nursing during the COVID-19 outbreak and I was deeply moved for nurses who are involved in the fight against “the virus war”. It inspired me to work hard to become a better nurse so that I can stand up in times of crisis in the future. Now I am proud of being a nursing student at Xiangya School of Nursing of Central South University.

Question 3. Anything else you would like to share?

There are a lot of people who don't know much about nursing and have an irrational view of it. But as a student at Xiangya School of Nursing, I have a strong professional identity. I think nurses play an important and meaningful part in our society. However, the current nursing discipline still needs further development. I believe I can make some changes to it and contribute to the advancement of nursing.