AAHN President’s Award Goes to Brigid Lusk, PhD, RN, FAAN
The President's Award for 2015 from the American Association for the History of Nursing (AAHN) went to CON's own Dr. Brigid Lusk. Dr. Lusk is director of the Midwest Nursing History Research Center, located on the 4th fl. of the UIC College of Nursing. As described in AAHN's Fall 2015 Bulletin, the award, "recognizes sustained and distinguished service to the Association".
The award was presented to Dr. Lusk by AAHN President Jean Whelan at the Association's 32nd Annual Research Conference in Dublin. "In her remarks announcing the award," the Bulletin continues, "Jean praised Brigid’s impressive career as an expert historian, scholar, educator, nurse leader and colleague".