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Evy Present

Evy Present graduated in 2010 as a bachelor in nursing (KdG Hogeschool) and additionally obtained a Master of Science degree in nursing and midwifery (UGent) in 2012. Later she also obtained the postgraduate degree in pediatrics/neonatology as well as an educational master in health sciences (UGent). Evy started her professional career as a nurse in the NICU at GZA Sint-Augustinus. In this job she was responsible for the medical care of the smallest patients. She was able to combine the high-tech medical applications with a warm heart, both towards the young patients and the parents. Since 2016, as a lecturer at the AP University College, Evy is mainly responsible for the pediatric component within the nursing program. Her experience as a NICU nurse helps her with this. In addition, Evy is the coordinator of the reflective professional development within our program. Motivated by lifelong learning and strengthened by a good collaboration with the field, she is able to prepare students as well as possible for contemporary practice.