Brenda Ashkar Award
Nidia Garcia, RN, PHN
2019 Recipient, in the middle
The Brenda Ashkar We DO Whatever It Takes Award Honor
This award is given annually to honor the exemplary 37-year Registered Nursing Career of Brenda Ashkar and her outstanding contributions to TB care and prevention. Presented to a Registered Nurse working in a Tuberculosis Program in California, this award celebrates the values of leadership, flexibility, creativity and “doing whatever it takes” to improve the health of their community. All Registered Nurses, with at least 10 years experience in a TB Program are eligible.