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Florence Guinness Blake
School of Nursing

Florence Guinness Blake, A.M., R.N., Instructor in Nursing (Pediatric)

Diploma, Michael Reese Hospital, School of Nursing, Chicago, 1928; B.S., Teachers College, Columbia University, 1936; A.M., University of Michigan, 1941; postgraduate study at Merrill-Palmer School, Detroit; Bellevue Hospital, New York City; and Boston Children’s Hospital.

Assistant to Nursing Arts Instructor, Head Nurse, Supervisor of Private Pavilion, Supervisor of Pediatric Nursing, Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago; Supervisor and Instructor of Pediatric Nursing, Peiping Union Medical College, Peiping (now Beijing), China; Instructor of Pediatric Nursing, Ellen T. Cowen Memorial Hospital, Kolar, South India; Instructor in Pediatric Nursing, University of Michigan School of Nursing, 1941-1942. Blake wrote, THE CHILD, HIS PARENTS AND THE NURSE in 1954. She was inducted into the American Nurses Association Hall of Fame in 1996.