University of Virginia, School of Nursing - McGehee Memorial Lecture

  • University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA United States

Annual McGehee Memorial Lecture with Theresa Brown, RN, author of THE SHIFT - Why I write: How reflection and self-expression make me a better caregiver

Jordan Hall Auditorium
March 16, 2016 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Please join us for the annual Catherine Strader McGehee Memorial Lecture with an inspiring talk by author Theresa Brown, RN, who recently penned The Shift: One nurse, twelve hours, and four patients’ lives.

Brown, a former Tufts University English professor who turned to nursing as a second career, will be in Charlottesville as an invited author for the Virginia Festival of the Book. Her talk – “Why I write: How reflection and self-expression make me a better
caregiver” – is jointly sponsored by the School of Nursing, The School of Medicine, and Hospital Drive magazine. Dr. Marcia Childress will serve as moderator.