Ruth W. Hay

Ruth W. Hay
Public Health Nurse and First Female Professor at UNC Chapel Hill

Ruth Hay was the first female professor at UNC and directed the UNC Public Health Nursing Program.

Articles by Ruth Hay

  • Hay, Ruth W. (1937, December). Preparing students for community service: How can this preparation be given in the basic course? The American Journal of Nursing, 37(12):1373-1379.
  • Hay, R. (1943, April). Public health nurses in local departments. The Health Bulletin, pg 5-8.


Compiled by: 
Phoebe Pollitt