From the Kitchen Table to the Power of the Pulpit

A Call to Action to End the Vicious Cycle of Immobility, Joint Disease, and Obesity Dr. Harwell will discuss the impact of the lack of mobility on the population of the United States, especially among the African American community. She will discuss culturally appropriate strategies for change to combat the epidemic of obesity through community engagement and faith-based organizations. Why...
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BNAofGWDCA Responds to NBNA’s Call to Action: Nurses Against Violence Initiative

Join us at the Mall at Prince Georges Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 10:00 am – 4:00 PM to learn about how you can help reduce Domestic and Intimate Partner Violence. We will engage shoppers in a conversation about Domestic and Intimate Partner Violence, present the signs of abuse and behaviors of the abusers, and provide resources to aid actual or potential victims to seek help and/or...
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2016 Nurse of the Year

The 2016 Nurse of the Year is Dr. Pier Broadnax, an Associate Professor and Nursing Program Director of the Flagship Nursing Program at the University of the District of Columbia.


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Thirty-Sixth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year And Scholarship Awards Luncheon

THE BLACK NURSES ASSOCIATION OF GREATER WASHINGTON, D.C. AREA, INC. PRESENTS The Thirty-Sixth Annual Salute to the Black Nurse of the Year And Scholarship Awards Banquet.


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2015 Nurse of the Year

The 2015 Nurse of the Year is Crystal L. Scott, MSN, RN-BC. Crystal received her Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) training and certification from Clara Barton High School in Brooklyn, New York. She the earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing at Howard University and a MSN, with honors, at George Mason University.


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