2018 National Conference
43rd National Conference
This year the National Conference was held in Cleveland, Ohio
July 30th to August 3rd.
This year's conference theme was Latino Health Care: Advancing Equity, Diversity, and Inclusivity
Our members attended sessions that highlighted initiatives in media relations, health policy, frameworks for developing nursing leaders, health equity, and chapter growth and sustainability.
The keynote speakers were informative and inspirational. We are energized to continue to serve our local Hispanic community, grow the nursing profession, and progress our chapter and its initiatives.
Watch for more information on the 2019 NAHN National Conference Information
Guest Speakers for 2018 NAHN National Conference
NAHN National Provided the following Bio for the guest speakers.
NAHN is pleased to announce keynote speakers Julissa Arce, Ricardo Palomares, Jean Watson, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN for its 43rd Annual Conference in Cleveland July 31 - August 3.
Arce is an immigration and education advocate and Co-Founder/Chair of Ascent Education Fund. She is the author of My American Dream and Someone Like Me, books chronicling her experiences as an undocumented immigrant who achieved success in the world of finance. http://julissaarce.com/
Palomares is a consultant, speaker, and author of Chronicles of a Journey: Embracing Pain on my Path to Self-Discovery. He'll be speaking on "The Leader's Journey: The Rise of the Leadership You Need." http://ricardopal.com/
Watson is founder and director of the Watson Caring Science Institute. She is author/co-author of over 30 books on caring, delving into the philosophy and science of caring. In October 2013 she was inducted as a Living Legend by the American Academy of Nursing, its highest honor.https://www.watsoncaringscience.org/