dean rita p. kelleher award presentation and panel discussion
Saturday, June 4, 2016
Higgins Hall, room 310 and atrium
Darlene Hinojosa ’86, a colonel in the Army Reserve Nurse Corps and family nurse practitioner at Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia, will receive the 2016 Dean Rita P. Kelleher Award at the Connell School of Nursing reunion. Dean Susan Gennaro will present the honor, and Hinojosa will take part in a discussion immediately after the presentation. A reception will follow. The event is open and free of charge to all School of Nursing alumni and Boston College veterans.
The Dean Rita P. Kelleher Award recognizes an alumnus/a of the Connell School of Nursing who represents the BC Nurse. Following in Kelleher's footsteps, the recipient must be an accomplished nursing leader, an ethically aware scientist, and a skilled and inquisitive clinician.