Bernard Vigna, RN

Bernie Vigna is a Registered Nurse and started working as a staff nurse in Health Services in 1994. Bernie’s responsibilities include men’s health, including sexual health issues. He also provides direct nursing care to our student population.

Before joining the Bates College Health team, Bernie worked as an ER Nurse. Most recently in Maine and previously in Charlestown, South Carolina, and Dover, New Jersey. He is also the former Ski Patrol Director at Shawnee Peak in Bridgton, Maine, and has been involved in pre-hospital medicine for over 30 years.

Bernie studied at Johnson & Wales University in Providence Rhode Island and the University of Maine, and received his nursing degree at Central Maine College of Nursing in 1990.