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NAHN National Association of Hispanic Nurses® is a non-profit professional association committed to the promotion of the professionalism and dedication of Hispanic nurses by providing equal access to educational, professional, and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses.

NAHN is also dedicated to the improvement of the quality of health and nursing care of Hispanic consumers.

2016 NAHN Vote

Candidate for 2016-2018 NAHN Board Member:

Dora Flores-Ryan, MSN, RNC, CNM, WHNP-BC

Relevant NAHN Experience:

As a member of the New Jersey Chapter of NAHN, I had the pleasure of working with a committee, to select eligible Nursing students for scholarships on behalf of the chapter to assist them with their goals & dreams of a higher education. Currently, I have the honor of Chairing the Education committee for Garden State Chapter & head the MUEVETE USA grant on their behalf. I create & manage the chapters Newsletter: " In the Garden".

Platform Statement

As a longtime member of NAHN and recent Education Chair for Garden State Chapter, it would be an honor to advocate for you as a member of the board. Why I feel uniquely qualified for this position, is simple, I was born in San Jose, California, grew up on the border of Texas, & received my BSN from Florida International University in 1990, being an RN for the last 25 yrs.Today, as a Certified Nurse Midwife/Women's Health NP, & Preceptor for graduate Nursing Students, I continue to hear & see the dreams of our people & of Nursing. I pledge to support, collaborate, & seek new ways to continue growing & strengthening our association. We are at an exciting time in Nursing as more Latinos consider our profession, more Nurses consider Advance Practice. Nursing is my passion and my lifelong profession, I feel honored to represent it on a national scale.




2017 Annual Meeting


2017 Annual Conference
July 18-21, 2017
Phoenix, AZ


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