About A VITAL Affair

A VITAL Affair recognizes nurses and healthcare partners making a difference in the Las Vegas community. We want to celebrate the innovative, collaborative and impactful work in the nursing field. The award recipients, nominated by their colleagues and mentors, represent the best of nursing practice today. Hosted by the UNLV School of Nursing, the event will be on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 6 p.m. at the Four Seasons in Las Vegas. Proceeds from the event will support unique nursing student educational experiences including immersion trips.

About the UNLV School of Nursing

Each year, UNLV School of Nursing educates over 300 nurses at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels to meet the health care needs in Nevada and beyond. The School is one of 10 programs nationwide named a 2019 Center of Excellence by the National League for Nursing the leading professional organization for nurse educators. The School ensures its graduates are equipped and prepared to meet the health care needs of patients and populations, improve the community’s health, provide leadership to bolster the state and nation’s health care and educational systems, and enhance the image of nurses. At UNLV School of Nursing, nurse leaders begin here.