The Kurlat Essence of Nursing Award is the highest honor presented annually to a Brigham and Women’s Hospital clinical nurse. Nurses are nominated by their peers, leaders or patients in recognition of the expert, relationship-based care they provide. Each year, one recipient and four honorees are selected.
This year’s recipient is Andrew Dundin, MSN, RN, CEN, of the Emergency Department.
The honorees are:
Katherine Belategui, BSN, RN, CNRN
Neurosciences Intermediate Care Unit, Braunwald Tower 12B
Hannah Chapman, BSN, RN
Cardiac Surgery, Shapiro 6 East/7 East West
Daria Mlynarski, BSN, RN, OCN
Hematology/Oncology/Bone Marrow Transplant, Braunwald Tower 4C
Roberta Viens, RN
Intensive Care Unit Float Pool
The award is supported in perpetuity through the generosity of Mr. Saul Kurlat in acknowledgment of the exceptional care that his late wife received from Brigham nurses.