Let's Remember Together — 200 Years, 200 Photos of Nurse Practitioners (NPs)
In 1870, Florence Nightingale wrote, "It will take 150 years for the world to see the kind of nursing I
envision." Now, 150 years later, NPs are leading the charge to meet patients' needs in communities
throughout the nation — and beyond!
To honor Florence Nightingale's 200th birthday and shine a light on NP practice amid COVID-19, the American
Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) is gathering photos of NPs in action to promote
the role in a variety of exciting ways, including a new national television commercial. Please share your photo with AANP to help us accurately represent the rich diversity of people, places and practices that comprise the
"There is no part of my life upon which I can look back without pain." — Florence Nightingale
When the world looks back upon this global pandemic, people will remember the health care providers who
cared for them and their families during their time of need — often at great personal risk. Help
AANP accurately record your experience and make the nation aware of the critical and complex role that
NPs play in ensuring that patients have access to high-quality, compassionate health care.