The National Black Nurses Association is fortunate to have great nursing leaders among its leadership in a variety of areas. The summary below is just an example of the signature programs and activities that draw African American nurses to NBNA. These programs help NBNA members grow stronger as they seek to provide culturally competent health care services in our communities.
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. Read More
Black students enrolled in any nursing program asked to complete the National Black Nurses Association's online survey for its research study about student experiences and mentoring needs!
October 29, 2013 - October 31, 2014
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As a member, you will join over 150,000 that NBNA represents and those who recognize the value of belonging to the only professional African American nursing association. Through our 91 chapters, we provide countless hours of community-based health care services Read More
The Conference is the best state of the art continuing education. Up to 23 CEs in 5 days are offered during the duration of the annual event. Also offered: Career fair for local job seekers, Exhibitors showcasing schools of nursing and health systems and more, Scholarship awards, networking, and fun. Read more
Place your employment advertisements in the NBNA Newsletter, journal, and conference program book. Post your jobs on the career page Place your banners on the NBNA website. Click here for rates.
Find NBNA’s legislative agenda. Meet with your members of Congress in person or virtually. Track hot button issues on nursing practice from the congress and the administration. Read More