Ethel Johns honoured

Pioneer nurse and nursing educator Ethel Johns (1879-1968) has been commemorated as a National Historic Person by the Government of Canada. The plaque honouring Johns was unveiled at the University of British Columbia on 10 February 2015. Participating in the ceremony were (left to right) Dr. Suzanne Campbell, Director of the UBC School of Nursing; Kathy Murphy, President of the BC History of Nursing Society; Dr. Helen Davies, Field Unit Superintendent, Parks Canada; and Hal Kalman, BC member of the Historic Sites and Monuments Board. (Photo by Bruce Holvick)