March of Dimes Tennessee Chapter honors VUMC nurses
Five Vanderbilt nurses received top honors at the March of Dimes Tennessee Chapter Nurse of the Year Awards, held last month at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs. The event, in its sixth year, recognizes nurses who embody leadership, compassion and excellence in patient care across several nursing specialties. [Article]
VUSN Reunion showcases strong bond among classmates
Reunion 2015 was a time to celebrate Vanderbilt University School of Nursing’s (VUSN) past, present and future. Founded in 1908, VUSN has more than 9,200 nursing alumni living and working in all 50 states and several countries. Each year, Reunion is a chance for alums to reconnect with classmates and VUSN faculty, and to learn. [Article]
Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation Officer Visits VUSN
Dean Norman was delighted to host Carrie Conway, Sr. Program Officer with the Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation. The foundation has generously supported scholarships at VUSN for more than 30 years. The highlight of Ms. Conway’s visit was the opportunity to meet three of the Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation recipients: Bailey Monarch (Psych Mental Health), Madeline Crego (Acute Care), and Madalene Dawson (FNP).