Stephen Coldwell, senior manager of Internal and Executive Communications at Boston Children’s, and his daughter, Sarah, helped kick off kick off LGBTQ Pride Month at the hospital’s annual LGBTQ Pride Flag Raising event.
When Boston Children’s opened in 1869, there were no trained nurses in the United States. The hospital opened its own School of Nursing in 1889, with students graduating from a three-year program until its closure in 1978. Here, a few senior nursing students prepare to assist in the operating room in 1901.
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