November 19, 2013

Lyder, UCLA nursing dean, to give MLK Day lecture

Courtney H. Lyder (UCLA School of Nursing)

Courtney H. Lyder, dean of the UCLA School of Nursing, will present “To Dream Again: Lessons From My Mentors” at noon Monday, Jan. 20, in 208 Light Hall. Lyder’s talk is in conjunction with Vanderbilt’s 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Series and sponsored by the School of Nursing and School of Medicine.

Lyder is a professor of nursing, medicine and public health; executive director of the UCLA Patient Safety Institute; and assistant director of the UCLA Health System.

The lecture is open to the public and will be followed by a community service volunteer opportunity for students and members of the Vanderbilt community.

Contact: Ella Butler, (615) 322-1005