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NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR THE 2009 ALUMNI AWARDS

Vanderbilt University School of Nursing would like your input in nominating alumni for awards in several different categories. For more information please visit Alumni Nominations for more details.
Deadline is Aug. 1.

Excellence in Nursing – presented annually to a graduate of the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing who is a national or international leader in nursing issues.

Clinical Achievement in Nursing – presented annually to a graduate of the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing for proficiency in clinical, patient-centered practice.

President’s Award of Distinction – presented to graduates of the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing who are recognized for distinguished contributions to nursing and to their communities.

Friend of Nursing – recognizes significant local/national contributions to the profession of nursing from an individual who is not a nurse or Vanderbilt University School of Nursing alumnus.

Honorary Alumnus – awarded from time to time by the Vanderbilt School of Nursing Alumni Association in recognition of significant contributions to the Nursing School by an individual whose academic credentials were obtained elsewhere


Eunice Moe Brock,BSN ‘41, is living an active life in China where she is the honorary president of a hospital which plans to build a 150bed facility for the mentally ill. She continues to love adventure.

Peggye Guess Lassiter, BSN ‘57, MSN ‘62, retired since 2000, spends time with four grandchildren, three daughters, and her husband who is also retired. Lassiter has dealt with rehabilitation after spinal fusion. She believes her Vanderbilt years of study, experience and associations with fine women helped build a solid foundation.

Carolyn McKelvey Moore,
BSN ‘57, MSN ‘59, Ed.D., is the mother of three sons and grandmother of five. She started the School of Nursing

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News

Modern Healthcare Names Conway-Welch to National List

Teaching Via Virutal Reality

Learning from Botswana

Needleman Serches for Answers

Weiner Named to Endowed Chair

Mion Joins VUSN

Tanner Comes to VUSN

A Magical Evening

Club Quarters Hotel Discount

Flu Shots and Fun

Measuring Success

Saving Lives One Day at a Time

Students Raise their Voices

In the Community

Shake-Up Needed to Reform Health System:Christensen

U.S Rep Cooper Praises the Nursing Profession

Impacting Global Health: Frist

Focus on Unified Public Health: Martha Hill

Medical Diplomacy is the Answer: Howe