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‘All nurses are leaders – they are leaders at the point of care’ Professor Greta Westwood, Nursing Times

19th July 2019

In the 199th year since Florence Nightingale’s birth it seems appropriate that the Florence Nightingale Foundation celebrates the 2019 International Nurses Day with this article. 2020 will be a momentous year in the nursing and midwifery calendar across the world. National and international Florence Nightingale 2020 Partners are planning...

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The Whitehouse report: Review of research nursing and midwifery across the UK and Ireland

​This report is the result of a year long project by #WhyWeDoResearch founder, Claire L Whitehouse, through a Florence Nightingale Foundation Travel Scholarship. The...

Joanna Poole selected as lamp carrier at the Florence Nightingale Commemoration Service

Joanna Poole, Deputy Head of Nursing for surgery at University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust, will be the lamp carrier at the Florence Nightingale...

Florence Nightingale Foundation alumna Aisha Holloway appointed Professor of Nursing at the University of Edinburgh

We are delighted that Florence Nightingale Foundation Alumna, Aisha Holloway, has been appointed Professor of Nursing at the University of Edinburgh and will commence...

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2019 Florence Nightingale Commemoration Service

On 15 May 2019 at 12noon, the annual Florence Nightingale Commemoration Service was held at Westminster Abbey. The service was held jointly with Cavell...

The Florence Nightingale Foundation and Health Education England are proud to announce the first Florence Nightingale Foundation Michael Clift Scholar – Lizzie Bessell

The Florence Nightingale Foundation and Health Education England are proud to announce the first Florence Nightingale Foundation Michael Clift Scholar – Lizzie Bessell As...

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