Our current Steering Committee Chair, Cora Palmer from Northwestern Hospital  in early October received the highest honor given by the Academy of Medical Surgical Nursing at their national meeting in San Antonio for her outstanding service to the community: AMSN President’s Award which is their most prestigious award for outstanding leadership in Med-Surg nursing. As president, she commits to the benefit of the association and she dedicates much time, energy, and enthusiasm the nursing profession.



July 23 2022 

Sit and sketch  with Sed Henderson       IMSS

August 19, 2022 

“Expressing Ourselves Through the Arts”   Alyssa Saklak   IMSS

October 15, 2022 

Irish Heritage Center 4626 N Knox Ave, Chicago, Illinois, 60630

Mary Ann McDermott, MSN, RN, EdD, FAAN  provided a book review of ” Ireland’s Loss Britain’s Gain Irish Nurses in Britian Nightingale to Millennium.

October 21, 2022 

Sketch with Sed 

 International Museum of Surgical Science 1524 N Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60610

November 2, 2022

Pain: Lessons for our Future- Fireside Chat with Judith A. Paice, PhD, RN

International Museum of Surgical Science 1524 North Lakeshore Dr. Chicago, IL 60610

November 2,  2022- Free, virtual theater opportunity! 

The Nurse Antigone: American Association of Critical-Care Nurses