School of Nursing Professor Creates Face Shields for a Community in Need

Six healthcare professionals from Desert Springs Hospital wearing the face shields Jay Tan created
May. 12, 2020

Rhigel (Jay) Tan, assistant professor in the School of Nursing, designed and created more than 700 face shields for medical workers on the frontlines and has collaborated with community leaders for distribution. He also designed and created more than 200 cloth masks for non-patient contact in hospitals.