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Michie Edens is working in the heart of the operating room at Danville Regional Medical Center (DRMC) after graduating from the ANU Danville, Virginia Campus and becoming a certified surgical technologist (CST).

She was working in retail when she enrolled at ANU to help her get started in a more rewarding career.  “This program means so much to me,” Michie stated as she prepared to participate in the Danville Campus’s commencement ceremony. “[Program director] Jennifer Allen is a superb instructor and knows so much about the [surgical technology] career.”

"I am very thankful for this program and recommend it to anyone looking into surgical technology as a career."

During her program, Michie gained hands-on experience in the simulated OR at ANU and during her clinicals in area hospitals.  “My main two clinics were a perfect fit for me. I am very thankful for the people I met and time I spent at DRMC and CRMH (Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital). They provide such a good and solid learning platform for students,” she shared.  “I am very thankful for this program and recommend it to anyone looking into surgical technology as a career. The structure of the program is set up in an advantageous way for the students. It's not easy, but the students walk out as well educated techs.”

Photo-Surgical technology graduate Michie Edens (right) is pictured with campus director Carlene Wilson (left) at the Danville,Virginia Campus commencement ceremony that was held in June.

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