School 2008 Graduate Christina Knapp Jockel earned two
prestigious awards in May of 2017. She earned the "Daisy
award", a national award for excellence in Nursing.
The following week,
she earned the "LeMoyne Award", the highest award a nurse can win in
Pittsburgh. She won the award for Nurse of the year at Children's
Hospital of Pittsburgh. A citywide celebration will occur in November of 2017.
Christina credits her high school teachers, her University of
Kentucky professors and her co-workers for her success. She is an registered
nurse, has bachelor of science in nursing
and is a critical care registered nurse in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at