U.S. Marine Corps photo Pfc. Triton Lai
U.S. Marine Corps photo Pfc. Triton Lai

MCAS Iwakuni, local nurses celebrate National Nurses Week

Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni

U.S. Navy Lt. Shauna Ralston, a nurse with Robert M. Casey Naval Family Branch Clinic Iwakuni, poses for a photo during a nursing symposium at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, May 9, 2019. The symposium was held to bring together American and Japanese nurses to celebrate National Nurses Week, a week-long celebration of events honoring 27,000 military and civilian nurses. The celebration included events such as a potluck breakfast, bowling night, ice cream social and group fitness class. The American Nurses’ Association theme for National Nurses Week this year is 4 Million Reasons to Celebrate and the Military Health System theme is Nurses are Superheroes.

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