Where: River Oaks Country Club.
The scoop: Keynote speaker Brené Brown, research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work, spoke on the vulnerability that nurses face daily in their jobs.
Participating in the program were radio host Kevin Kline as emcee, UTHealth president Dr. Giuseppe Colasurdo, School of Nursing dean Lorraine Q. Frazier, and PARTNERS chair Roberta Kripp Prazak.
Chaired by Bette Thomas and Susan Cooley and honoring Suzie and Phil Conway, the luncheon raised $250,000 for nursing scholarships and faculty research.
Who: Peggy Barnett, Soraya McClelland, Paula Mischer, Flo MaGee, Maria Pappas, Kathy O'Neil and Phil Ferguson, Cathy Borlenghi, and Nancy Guinee.