Dr. Martin Luther King UVA Health System Award Ceremony

Event Date: 
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 11:30am to 2:00pm


The 2019 UVA Health System MLK Award will be presented to the student, faculty, or staff member of the Health System who embodies Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s  values and teachings. A distinguished panel, including Ms. Mavis Claytor, the first African American UVA nursing student, Mrs. Mary Holmes, a pioneering African American nurse who helped desegregate the UVA hospital units, and Apostle Sarah Kelley, the first African American chaplain resident at UVA will be moderated by Ms. Tori Tucker, PhD student in nursing and Ms. Lois Davis, 3rd year medical student. Lunch will be provided following the panel presentation.

RSVP is required. RSVP at: https://uvahealthsystemmlk2019.eventbrite.com no later than Friday, January 18.


Presented by the School of Nursing, the School of Medicine, the UVA Health System, and the Office of the Vice President and Chief Officer for Diversity & Equity.