Nursing is a profession wrought with a turbulent history. Through struggles with sexism, racism, deplorable healthcare systems and conditions and much more, nursing has evolved not simply because time has progressed, but because of several notable nurses who made an impression on the medical world. Learn more about these pioneers of nursing. This infographic is reposted from the blog Best-RN-to-BSN.

15 People Who Had the Biggest Impact on Nursing
Source: Best RN to BSN