Nazareth Hospital Announces 2012 Terry Larkins Memorial Scholarship Winner
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (June 1, 2012): At an awards ceremony during Nurses’ Week, Nazareth Hospital announced this year’s winner of the Terry Larkins Memorial Scholarship, David L. Shaeffer, CNA. This scholarship is worth $2500 toward an academic nursing degree, which David is pursuing at Community College of Philadelphia.
The Terry Larkins Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by her family, friends and colleagues to honor the memory of Terry Larkins, RN, BSN, MSN, CCRN. Larkins was a nurse educator and nursing director at Nazareth Hospital and later at St. Agnes Medical Center whose infectious passion for nursing and professional development influenced many of her colleagues. Larkins died in a car accident the fall of 2002.