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Join the community of nurses across the U.S. and around the world who are working to improve human health by improving the health of our environment. Share your story here so that other nurses might be inspired to build on your experience. If you have any questions about how we will use the information you provide, please see our privacy policy.

Know a nurse who would make a great Luminary? Nominate them for inclusion in this project by sending their name, contact information, and reason for nomination to  

Luminary Contact Information
* First Name
* Last Name
* Credentials
Job Title
* Email
Would you like your email posted with your story?
* Phone number (for internal use only)
Type of facility
* City or Town
* State or Prov.
The Luminary Story
* Type of change in which you were involved (select all that apply by pressing the CONTROL and C keys while selecting)
* Issue(s) you addressed (select all that apply)
* Problem - please provide a brief background about the problem you addressed
* Solution - what changes were you able to achieve?
* How it happened - what steps did you take?
Your constellation - who helped make this change a reality?
Timeline for change - how long did it take from the time you identified the problem until the time it was solved?
Motivation - what inspired and motivated you to keep going?
Moving Forward
What's next?
Advice from the Luminary - any lessons learned, barriers overcome, surprises along the way, or anything you'd like to share
Resources you'd like to share - helpful websites, documents worth reading, or useful tools
Have you developed tools nurses would find valuable in working with their patients, facilities or communities: fact sheets, hospital policy, teaching materials? You will be given full credit for your work, which will be linked to your story.
Upload a video or audio recording of your story
Upload a photo
Are you willing to be a mentor to other potential Luminaries?
Your brief biography (1-3 sentences)
Reference for your Luminary story
* Reference Name - please provide the name of a peer or supervisor who knows your story
* Reference Phone Number
* Reference Email
* I have read and understand the privacy policy
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