2020 – April 30-May 1 – The American Celebration of Florence Nightingale’s Bicentennial – Boston

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Events:

Dramatic Performance: Thursday Evening, April 30, 2020

Symposium all day: Friday, May 1, 2020 with scholarly presentations Followed by a Dinner

Location: Metcalf Trustee Center 1 Silber Way, 9th Floor Boston, MA 02215

Sponsored by the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center in collaboration with the Florence Nightingale Museum, London and the UK’s Florence Nightingale 2020 Partners

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Call for Abstracts

Due: December 1, 2019

In celebration of the bicentenary of Florence Nightingale’s birth, the Nursing Archives Associates of the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center at Boston University is accepting abstracts for presentations focused on Florence Nightingale’s influence on the evolution of nursing, both historical and contemporary. Please submit two copies of your abstract electronically to nursing@bu.edu by December 1, 2019. One copy should not contain any identifying information and the other copy should include name, credentials, and contact information. Limit the abstract to 250 words. Each presenter will have 45 minutes (including question and answer period). Abstracts are due by December 1, 2019; notification by January 15, 2020.