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United We Stand
On January 6, 2021, we witnessed chaos and civil unrest in Capitol Hill. The story elicited sad and painful emotions as we try to comprehend senseless injuries and loss of lives. Read More

Mary Joy Garcia-Dia, DNP, RN, FAAN
President, 2020-2022

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The 2020 State of PNAA Address (SOPA): A Summary
Madelyn Yu, MSN, RN
PNAA President, 2018-2020

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Press Release 5 July 2020

The Philippine Nurses Association of America, Inc. (PNAA) and CGFNS International, Inc. have signed a resolution to encourage Filipino nurses coming to the U.S. to use ethical recruiters that have been certified by the Alliance for International Ethical Recruitment Practices (Alliance), and to encourage staffing and placement firms to seek Alliance certification. The goal is to the ensure recruitment of nurses to the U.S. is fair, ethical, and transparent.
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PNAA 41st Annual National & 1st Virtual Convention

Advocacy: "The Power of the Past, The Force of the Future"
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You Can Help Heal Our Nurses: A Virtual Networking

Donations will be put towards critical, intermediate and long term programs that include Mask our Nurse project and Resilience Toolkits to help our nurses for the long haul.
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New Book Release by Phoebe Cabotaje Andes

Join the author, Phoebe Cabotaje Andes, as she takes you through her childhood in the thick jungle of the Caraballo and Cordillera Mountains in Nueva Vizcaya, Philippines during World War II with her parents and the guerrilla hospital unit. While constantly on the move and hiding from the Japanese Military, life can be desperate yet inspirational.
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Scholarship Award

The purpose of this award is to encourage and provide support to members pursuing a Master’s Degree, Post Master’s Certificate Degree, or Doctoral Degree in Nursing. The Scholarship Committee will be responsible for developing, reviewing, and communicating criteria for academic scholarship awards available to PNAA members.
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National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations Statement on Violence against Black Men

The National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations (NCEMNA) is outraged, and calls for justice and accountability of law enforcement and institutional structures. Once again, a Black man, George Floyd, has been senselessly killed, before our eyes on national television.
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PNAA Position Statement on George Floyd's Death

As nurses, when we hear “I can’t breathe,” experience and intuition prompt us to drop whatever it is we are doing and quickly respond to a rescue situation. That is what makes the image of a police officer kneeling on the neck of George Floyd so haunting and disturbing- the story has resonated deeply.
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What is US Senate Bill 3599?

PNAA Legislative Committee invites YOU!
SPEAKER: Chairman Bruce A Morrison
WEBINAR: May 21, 2020
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41st Convention Cancelled

PNAA reached a decision to cancel the 41 st PNAA National Convention scheduled on July 1-5, 2020 to comply with government and health regulations as an outcome of COVID-19 pandemic.
Read full announcement as well as how to get your refund here.

PNAA Election 2020 Candidate Nomination/Application Forms

Election Timeline
DEADLINE: February 10, 2020, Monday, 12MN (Your Time Zone)

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