Linda H. Freeman, PhD, RN

Linda H. Freeman, PhD, RN

Linda H. Freeman, PhD, RN

Professor Emerita
(502) 852-5825
lhfree01@louisville.edu

    Recent Publications:

    McCarthy, V. & Freeman, L.H. A multidisciplinary concept analysis of empowerment: Implications for nursing. Journal of Theory Construction in Nursing. In Press. 2008

    Freeman, L.H. (2007). Commentary: Florence Nightingale’s Opposition to State Registration of Nurses by Carol Helmstetler. Nursing History Review, 15, 167-8.

    Recent Presentations:

    Nightingale’s Influence on Health Policy for the Poor. 
    [Podium presentation]. Sigma Theta Tau International 2007 Annual Conference. Vienna, Austria. 2007.

    Florence Nightingale in the News: Celebrity, Controversy, and Contribution. [Poster]. SNRS 2006 Annual Conference. Memphis, TN. February, 2006.

    Educational Background

    • Doctor of Nursing Science - Indiana University
    • Master of Science in Nursing - Medical College of Georgia
    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Medical College of Georgia
    • Diploma - Methodist [Memphis] Hospital School of Nursing

    Teaching Areas

    • Nursing history
    • Health Systems & Policy
    • Nursing Theory

    Research Interests

    • Historical research
    • Florence Nightingale