Resources Tagged With 'Adults Burned As Children'
Finding Strength and Inspiration at Each Life Transition

Keneatha Perteet is the number one fan of nurses. She has spent years of her life in the presence of nurses—first as a 9-year-old burn patient at the Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois; later as a teenage, volunteer candy-striper at the same hospital (eventually becoming a certified nursing assistant); and finally as an aspiring nurse herself, returning to school and pursuing her degree as a registered nurse.

Women's Stories PEG Scholarships PEG Phoenix Education Grant Getting Back to Life Survivor Stories Keneatha Perteet Adults burned as children Childhood burn injury
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Sending a Message of Love, Hope, and Forgiveness

Kim Phuc, burned at age 9 by napalm during the Vietnam War, has used her role in an iconic photograph to spread her message of peace and understanding throughout the world.

Women's Stories Advocacy Getting Back to Life Nicole Smith Phoenix World Burn Congress Adults burned as children Survivor Stories
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