Mary Evelyn Kemp   1981

Distinguished Alumna, Faculty and Professor Emerita


Recognized for her 31 years of service in the maternal and child program. She was asked to help launch a new home delivery program in Gibson County, Tennessee, while earning her bachelor?s degree at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing. Throughout her career, she started a home delivery service, established clinics, reorganized the maternal and child nursing program, and established a referral service for mother and child after hospital discharge. She retired as Professor Emerita in 1981.