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Due to the current health crisis in the U.S., the UTHSC College of Nursing has rescheduled NightinGala to Oct. 24, 2020. We look forward to seeing everyone there.

We encourage everyone to continue to make nominations to the Nurse Hero Awards, espeically in this International Year of the Nurse and Midwife. This will  mark the second year Memphis-area nurses, nurse practitioners and nurse leaders will be recognized for their valuable contributions to the community. Click the button below to learn more, and to start the nomination process.

Event and Registration Information

Second annual presentation of the NightinGala Nurse Hero Awards Dinner and Silent Auction

  • Please watch this page and our social media for updated information about the new event date this fall.
  • Tickets: $85 for individuals; $150 for couples; $65 for UTHSC faculty and staff; $40 for students


Questions about the event should be directed to Natassha Bowles, Director of Alumni Programs at 901.448.2596.

Questions about sponsorship should be directed to Michelle Stubbs, Director of Development - College of Nursing at 901.448.2076.

About the 2020 NightinGala Nurse Hero Awards

NightinGala pays tribute to the thousands of nurses within our community who make a phenomenal impact on the lives of patients and their families.  The event this year will take on even more significance as we recognize 2020 as the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife, designated by the World Health Assembly of the World Health Organization.Nurses eligible for nomination must have a current, unrestricted RN license and be actively practicing nursing in the Mid-South. 

NightinGala Sponsors

  • St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital
  • Dr. Alisa Haushalter
  • Tennessee Center for Health Workforce Development
  • Regional One Health

Last Published: Jul 31, 2020