Member Associations

The Philippine Nurses Association of America (PNAA)

The Philippine Nurses Association of America (PNAA) was formed in response to the growing need for concerted effort to address the issues and concerns of Filipino nurses in the USA. April 21, 1979 – Federation of Philippine Nurses Association (FPNA) was formally organized in New Jersey. June 30, 1981 – FPNA became the National Organization […]

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The National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association (NANAINA)

NANAINA is a committed group of persons from every corner of the country, dedicated to the health and well-being of the Alaska Native (AN) and American Indian (AI) people. Some of us are Alaska Native, American Indian, some not. We are nurses, non-nurses, serving or not in communities and programs for Alaska Natives and American […]

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National Black Nurses Association – NBNA

The National Black Nurses Association (NBNA) was organized in 1971 under the leadership of Dr. Lauranne Sams, former Dean and Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, Alabama. NBNA is a non-profit organization incorporated on September 2, 1972 in the state of Ohio. NBNA represents 150,000 African American registered nurses, licensed vocational/practical nurses, […]

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Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurses Association , Inc. (AAPINA)

Our Mission, Philosophy and Goals Our philosophy and mission Our philosophy and mission AAPINA serves as the unified voice for Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) nurses around the world. AAPINA strives to positively affect the health and well-being of AAPIs and their communities by: 1. supporting AAPI nurses and nursing students around the world through […]

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National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN)

NAHN National Association of Hispanic Nurses® is a non-profit professional association committed to the promotion of the professionalism and dedication of Hispanic nurses by providing equal access to educational, professional, and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses. NAHN is also dedicated to the improvement of the quality of health and nursing care of Hispanic consumers. Our […]

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