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‘Mary Seacole Lecture’ Sunday 14th May 2017 – Royal College of Nursing Congress, Liverpool

Professor Dame Elizabeth Anionwu will be delivering the 2017 RCN Congress ‘Mary Seacole Lecture’ in Liverpool on Sunday 14th May 2017 from 5.45pm to 6.45pm. Event showcasing the activism and resilience demonstrated by the nursing community in erecting a historic statue of Mary Seacole and winning a key victory in recognising and celebrating the diversity of nursing.

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‘Dame Elizabeth Anionwu: Time for white managers to tackle discrimination’

FREE access! Nursing Standard (RCNi) have made this 10 January 2017 Opinion Piece by Professor Dame Elizabeth Anionwu free to read on the internet.

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Now a Dame!

Many thanks for all the congratulations I have received on becoming a Dame in the 2017 New Year’s Honours List! 

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Elizabeth Anionwu’s Memoir: Mixed Blessings From A Cambridge Union Exceeds All Superlatives

28/12/20016: Claudia Tomlinson has written a very warm review of the memoirs in her blog in Huffington Post UK

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Nursing Standard feature – ‘An extraordinary life: Elizabeth Anionwu’

My life and memoirs are featured in Nursing Standard – written by Thelma Agnew, her article has also been made freely accessible on their website to celebrate October being Black History Month.

It is an extremely detailed piece drawn from my book ‘Mixed Blessings from a Cambridge Union’ together with extracts from an in-depth interview Thelma conducted […]

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New Facebook Page

I have created a Facebook page, ‘sickletoseacolememoirs‘ where you can browse various images and information in the lead up to the release of my memoirs, Mixed Blessings From A Cambridge Union.

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New website launched

Welcome to my new website. My name is Professor Dame Elizabeth Anionwu and I’m looking forward to telling my story.

You can learn more about me and the work I’ve done on this website, plus find out when I’ll be giving a talk or a lecture.

Thank you for visiting.

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