September 22, 2018
Annual First Coast Black Nurses Scholarship Luncheon
Guest Speaker: Dr. Rose Rivers
Dr. Rose Rivers, first African-American corporate chief nursing officer for Shands Healthcare.
"During 30 years in nursing, Dr. Rose Rivers broke many barriers, rose to great heights, and used her talents to advance and help other African-American nurses fulfill their potential."
~ Aida Mallard
“Nursing for me is the most worthwhile profession. It’s not for the faint of heart. It’s for someone who can move beyond ones self and put the focus on others.”
~ Dr. Rose Rivers