Community encouraged to nominate a nurse who has made a difference


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – In an effort to recognize the life-changing work of nurses in the community, the University of Louisville School of Nursing is honoring those who have lit up the world of others in a time of need — following in the foot-steps of modern nursing founder, Florence Nightingale.

    The school invites the community to nominate a registered nurse for the UofL School of Nursing Florence Nightingale Awards in Nursing by submitting a 300-word essay explaining how a registered nurse, employed in Kentucky or Southern Indiana, has:

    Julie Heflin
    Julie oversees digital content for the Office of Communications and Marketing. She began her UofL career on the Health Sciences Center campus in 2007. Prior to this, Julie was a journalist with WFPL (Louisville Public Media), and occasionally filed reports for National Public Radio.