School Nursing

The Relentless School Nurse: MK Czerwiec, Uses the Art of Comics For Education and Healing

Celebrating my Twitter friend, MK Czerwiec, the Comic Nurse, who has helped create a nursing specialty that combines comics and nursing to promote education and healing. She was a guest on the RN-Mentor podcast to share her nursing journey and to talk about the release of  her most recent book, ‘Menopause: A Comic Treatment.’ The book, which MK edited, is an unconventional view of menopause through comics.  

Enjoy the podcast and then join in the celebration of the book launch, with details below:

Join MK for a virtual book launch on Thursday evening, August 20th at 8 pm ET:


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MK Czerwiec, RN, MA is a nurse who uses comics to contemplate the complexities of illness and caregiving.  MK has been making comics under the pseudonym Comic Nurse since 2000. In addition to creating her own teaching and comic-making work, she co-runs, a website devoted to the intersection of comics and health.


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