Recipient Profile - Emma Paulson
CURRENT AGE & PROJECTED AGE UPON GRADUATION YEAR:
Starting my own childhood cancer foundation
Helping kids at the hospital, spending time with family
WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF 5 YEARS AND 10 YEARS AFTER COLLEGE GRADUATION:
I hope to be working at a local children’s hospital as a pediatric oncology nurse and later having a family and kids and travel with them.
TOP 3 LIFE GOALS and HOW WILL YOU ACHIEVE THEM:
1. I wish to have my dream job as a pediatric oncology nurse. To achieve this, I need to study hard in school to receive my degree and volunteer at the hospital to get good clinical experience.
2. My goal is to have a happy, healthy family, I will raise them with healthy eating habits and good family values.
3. I dream to travel the world. I will make enough money in my career to support my family with all their needs and use any extra savings to take them to tropical places.
BIGGEST TAKE-AWAY(S) FROM YOUR CANCER EXPERIENCE:
I found that my passion is to help those suffering from a similar disease and to help them not only through conventional therapies, but also mentally because I believe a good healthy attitude is crucial in finding a cure.