From Patient to Nurse with a Military Stop in Between

submitted by: mdanderson
Richard Wang was a pediatric cancer patient when he was younger. After a year of treatment, he went into remission and is currently cancer-free. After high school, like many young Americans, he joined the military. After serving four years as a nurse medic, he decided to get his bachelor's degree and Registered Nurse certification. Upon completion, he applied for a job at MD Anderson and began working as a full-time nurse. Wang is one of many MD Anderson employees who served in the...