Edith Kathleen Russell 1886-1964

A distinguished nurse and educator, Kathleen Russell was the first director of the Department of Public Health Nursing at the University of Toronto. In 1949, she received the Florence Nightingale Medal for her outstanding contribution to nursing education.


An interior wall plaque located outside the Kathleen Russell conference room at the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, 155 College Street, 2nd floor, University of Toronto, Toronto

Region: Greater Toronto Area

County/District: City of Toronto (District)

Municipality: City of Toronto