|Winner of The Professor Sheila Harrison Prize for Academic Excellence in Adult Nursing, Nuala Lavery from Moira, with her parents Gerald and Imelda.|
MOIRA nurse, Nuala Jane Lavery, has been awarded The Professor Sheila Harrison Prize for Academic Excellence in Adult Nursing from Queen's University.
Nuala was among 250 students nurses who graduated from Queen's recently, most of whom have already begun working in hospital wards across Northern Ireland.
Professor Linda Johnston, Head of the School of Nursing and Midwifery at
Queen's said: "This is my first graduation ceremony at Queen's, and I am delighted at the quality of students.
"Queen's has become the foremost provider of Nursing and Midwifery education in Northern Ireland. Students such as Nuala Lavery play a central role in delivering health care to us all and I congratulate her and their fellow award winners for their hard work and dedication."