Grammy Award Winner Naomi Judd Was Featured Speaker at 35th Anniversary School of Nursing Gala


LUBBOCK, TX – Country Star and six-time Grammy award-winner Naomi Judd was the featured speaker at the Texas Tech University School of Nursing’s 35th Anniversary Gala on Thursday, September 8, 2016. The event took place at the Overton Hotel and Conference Center, 2322 Mac Davis Ln, Lubbock, TX 79401. Source: Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

According to the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal article Naomi Judd is a former nurse and that she spoke about nursing and how it is one of the most respected professions:

“Becoming a nurse is one of the most respected professions,” she said. “You have all these opportunities, and nursing is getting so modernized now I can’t keep up. If you decide to become a nurse, the world literally is your oyster. You can do what I did, which was ICU.”

The article also mentioned how Judd became infected with hepatitis C from a used needle while working as a nurse:

“Judd was a registered nurse for the intensive care unit at a hospital in Tennessee for several years. During her time as a nurse, she was infected with hepatitis C from a used needle and was told she had only three years to live.”

Naomi Judd was first known to the world as half of country music’s mother/daughter duo, The Judds. Her incredible lifelong journey is an inspiring story of overcoming the odds through optimism and hard work. Naomi is a survivor of Hepatitis C and served as the first national spokesperson for the American Liver Foundation. Using her fame, her experience as a former RN and her passion to help people, Judd has re-directed her energies into communicating her findings and research and educating audiences about the scientific link between mind, body and spirit in the healing process as a keynote speaker.

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