Dr Janet S. Awtrey was a former president of the Alabama Nurses Association.
Awtrey was dean and nurse educator at the Capstone College of Nursing at the University of Alabama and a former faculty member at UAB. In 2007 she was inducted into Capstone's Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame. Capstone's "Janet S. Awtrey Distinguished Nursing Leader Award" was named in her honor.
- "Alabama Nursing Hall of Fame adds six members." (October 29, 2007) Birmingham News.