Thu, Oct 22 | Webinar

25th Annual Conference: "Health Crisis in the Era of a Pandemic & Racism"

Two half-day events: LA NAHN 25th Annual Conference presented via Zoom
Registration is Closed

Time & Location

Oct 22, 2020, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM PDT

About the Event

Agenda: Thursday, October 22, 2020- Day One

1300-1330: Welcome

Dr. Jose Alejandro, LA NAHN Conference Chair

Dr. Sonia Valdez, LA NAHN President

Dr. Angie Millan, NAHN Past President

1330 – 1430:

Topic: Health Equity

Speaker: TBA

1430 – 1530:

Topic: Lipan Apache Women’s Defense

Speaker: Dr. Eloisa Tamez NAHN Co-Founder & Dr. Margo Tamez, Associate Professor – Indigenous Studies Program – The University of British Columbia

1530 – 1600 Break/Sponsors

1600 – 1700:

Topic: NBNA’s Role with the Pandemic and Racism

Speaker: Dr. Martha Dawson, President National Black Nurses Association

1700 – 1800 

Virtual Happy Hour (grab your drink and snack of choice) **separate link will be sent

Agenda: Friday, October 23, 2020- Day Two

1300 – 1315: Welcome

Dr. Sonia Valdez, LA NAHN President

1315 – 1415

Topic: NAHN’s Role with the Pandemic and Racism

Speaker: Dr. Adriana Nava, President-Elect NAHN

1415 – 1515

Topic: Social Determinants of Health in Black America

Speaker: COL (ret) Melanie Prince, President Case Management Society of America

1515 – 1545 Break

1545 -1645

Topic: Global Response to the Pandemic

Speaker: Dr. Jose Alejandro, Treasurer Sigma Theta Tau

1645 – 1745

Panel – Front Line during the Pandemic and Racism

Moderator: Dr. Juana Ferrerosa, Immediate Past President, NAHN LA Chapter, Assistant Professor, Charles Drew University


Cesar Rivera, BSN, RN, CCRN, Pediatric Cardiothoracic ICU Nurse, CRNA Student, Clinical Faculty

Rosario Salazar MSN, PHN, RN, ER Nurse, NP graduate October 2020

Featured on ABC News: Latino Nurses Push through COVID-19 Burnout, sleepless nights and lost loved ones

Delia Santana, Ph.D., MSN, MPH, RN, PHN, COVID University Implementation, Public Health, COVID Testing Site, COVID impact on Student Clinical Rotations


Virtual Happy Hour (grab your drink and snack of choice) **separate link will be sent

  • General- 2 day event
    +$1.88 Service fee
    +$1.88 Service fee
  • Pre-licensure Nursing Students
    +$0.63 Service fee
    +$0.63 Service fee

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