A Legacy Of Leadership: Indiana University School Of Nursing 1914-2014 by Leslie FlowersA Legacy Of Leadership: Indiana University School Of Nursing 1914-2014 by Leslie Flowers

A Legacy Of Leadership: Indiana University School Of Nursing 1914-2014

byLeslie FlowersForeword byPatricia D'antonio

Hardcover | June 16, 2014

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Founded in 1914 and celebrating its 100th anniversary, Indiana University School of Nursing has been at the heart of health care in the state with its long term commitment to education, research, community engagement, and health advocacy. Begun at the same time as IU's Long Hospital, the Training School for Nurses had five students in its first graduating class. Today the School of Nursing reaches across the state with National League for Nursing accredited schools on eight Indiana University campuses and consistently ranks among the top 20 nursing schools nationally. Its research program is firmly established, with four well-funded research centers exploring chronic illness, oncology, nursing education, and palliative and end-of-life care. A Legacy of Leadership charts the growth of the school from its earliest years to the present day, a model for research in clinical care, distinction in nursing education, and evidence-based education for the practice of nursing.

Leslie Flowers, a writer and communications consultant for more than two decades, is a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She was editor of publications for Evanston Hospital (now NorthShore Health) and provided communications for the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International. Leslie h...
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Title:A Legacy Of Leadership: Indiana University School Of Nursing 1914-2014Format:HardcoverDimensions:148 pages, 9 × 12 × 0.98 inPublished:June 16, 2014Publisher:Indiana University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0253015324

ISBN - 13:9780253015327

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Table of Contents

Foreword Chapter 1: The Mighty Oak Begins as an Acorn, 1914-1931 Chapter 2: Persevering through the Depression and War, 1931-1956 Chapter 3: A Revolutionary Era, 1957-1973 Chapter 4: A Wider Sphere of Influence, 1973-1991 Highlights from the Regional Campuses A Legacy of Giving Chapter 5: The Era of Discovery, 1991-2004 Epilogue Bibliography Index

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"It's not just another attractive tabletop book - it's a zestful documentation of one hundred years of nursing education in Indiana, showcasing the people whose leadership roles have shaped the quality of health care within and beyond the borders of our State." -Nuvo