Affiliation to National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations (NCEMNA)
NCEMNA is a unified force advocating for equity and justice in nursing and health care for ethnic minority populations. The Asian American / Pacific Islander Nurses is a proud affiliate of NCEMNA.
Next Year's theme is "Protecting the Health of Diverse and Vulnerable Communities: Self and Symptom Management." Deadline to submit abstract is on Sunday, November 16, 2014, 5 pm (PST). Click here to download and view the instructions for the abstract format. Abstracts should be submitted to Nada Lukkahatai, Ph D, RN, chair of the Abstract Committee at:email@example.com.Please be careful to follow the instru
Online payment (via PayPal) is now being accepted when applying or renewing memberships, and for registering for the upcoming conferences.
Click here to read the AAPINA Newsletter Summer 2014 Issue. Enjoy reading it during your summer holidays!
Show off your photography skills during AAPINA's 11th annual conference! First prize winner will receive a conference reduction rate worth $50.00. The second prize winner will receive a $30.00 conference reduction rate and the third prize winner will receive a $20.00 conference reduction rate. All photos, consent, and permission must be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For those doing poster presentations at our 11th Annual AAPINA Nursing Conference, please format your posters to fit a 36"x48" poster board. Mahalo!
The Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurses Association (AAPINA) is pleased to award $1,000 to one of its members pursuing an undergraduate or a graduate nursing degree. The purpose of this scholarship is to support nursing education for AAPINA members and thus enhance the contribution of our membership in achieving AAPINA’s core mission. For more information on eligibility requirements, application procedures and selection criteria, click here to view and download the flyer and application form.
AAPINA is pleased to announce its annual "Yu (Philip) Xu Mentoring Award" to a current active member of AAPINA. This is an annual award given to one deserving AAPINA member at the AAPINA annual conference. The awardee will initially receive a $500 check and a certificate. For more information on the award guidelines, selection criteria and how to apply, click here to view and download the flyer. Deadline to submit the application is on Wednesday, March 19, 2014.
Register for the 11th AAPINA Annual Conference. Vulnerable Populations: Implications for Research, Practice and Education. The dates are March 27 - 29, 2014 to be held at Holiday Inn San Diego Miramar, San Diego, CA. Click here to register, view and download the brochure for more information.
Through a grant funded by the Okura Foundation we are seeking mentors and fellows (mentees) for members who have experience in psych-mental health nursing. If you are interested click here to view and download the criteria for more details.All completed applications should be forwarded to Dr. Elizabeth Gonzalez by February 28, 2014.
The Okura Foundation Co-Directors