Prof. Luetschwager wins award at nursing event
Monday, April 05, 2010
For immediate release – 4/2/10
Contact: Chuck Brown, Communications, 815-226-3374
Dr. Julie Luetschwager, associate professor of nursing and nursing department chair at Rockford College, won the Distinguished Advocate for Nursing Award from the Illinois Nurses Association, District 3, during the group’s nurses’ expo recently at Giovanni’s Restaurant. The award was given for promotion of the profession and commitment to nursing education.
Also at the event, two RC senior nursing students, Kelly Broederdorf and Elroy Reiter, submitted a poster presentation and won two awards. They won the Student Poster Presentation Award and the People’s Choice Award (based on voting by attendees). Title of their poster presentation was: "Empowering Guests: How to Make Healthy Lifestyle Choices.”
Another award for excellence in nursing went to nursing adjunct instructor Christina Anderson, a nurse at OSF Saint Anthony Hospital.
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