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An enthralling film that introduces you to the first four African American nurses to graduate from the legendary Provident Hospital & Training School for Nurses in Chicago, IL. in 1892. A lyrical creme de le creme cinematic experience of art in nursing and medicine. Cast includes: Tiffany Gibson, PhD., Shequita Docken, NP, Jamila Pleas, RN, and Patricia Lafontant, NP
BLACK HISTORY MONTH
THE BLACK ANGELS: A NURSE'S STORY
Our 2018 film project was the break that introduced this extraordinary story to the profession of nursing and to the world. We explore the legacy of the Black Angels, introduce you to black angel, MARJORIE TUCKER REED, in her only filmed interview, and provide profound insights into the lived experience of the African American nurse and highlight key elements of those to first receive the drug.
Host this film for a unique look into the story.
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We partner with museums, libraries and academic institutions.
Our body of work gives focus to the current and historical contributions of nursing, medicine and public health; and the intersection of health equity. Our work facilitates a candid cinematic conversation on advancing nursing science and how pressing issues affect our communities.
Advancing The Science. The Culture. The Art
YOU ARE INVITED!
THE FIRST FOUR
When: March 9, 2024 @ 6 PM CST
Where: Newberry Library
60 W. Walton St., Chicago, IL. 60610
Parking Garage available at 100 W. Chestnut Street. It is approximately 1.5 blocks away from Newberry
The plight for equitable education for African American nurses and doctors continues to plaque the American healthcare system, communities and the globe. This film lifts a page out of history and highlights one of the most instrumental events in nursing and medicine addressing this issue.
In this lyrical melody, producer Denetra Hampton introduces the world to the FIRST FOUR women to break barriers in education at the legendary PROVIDENT HOSPITAL AND TRAINING
SCHOOL FOR NURSES in Chicago, Illinois, 1892.
In addition a magical experience of the art of nursing and
medicine is displayed.
FNBN Productions continues to raise the consciousness of nursing science and how it has contributed to medicine and public
health through scientific-storytelling.
Join us for our premiere and reception.
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NURSING SCIENCE INITIATIVE
Health Equity Theme 2024: Advancing The Science
History. Today. Tomorrow. Always.
We are always honored to say that the entire mission and vision of For Nurses By Nurses Productions is helping advance health equity. In addition, we educate on the importance of history in advancing the science of nursing and medicine.
We are committed to raising the consciousness of why nursing science matters. Follow along for the events.