Thank You!! for the September 23rd CPR Awareness Event

Despite the rain, we had a successful training event at the Greenbelt Farmers Market on Sunday, September 23rd. After having a booth at the weekly market twice this summer showcasing CPR awareness and then having a training at the community center, HANA of Maryland was asked to provide the training in the open market. In so doing, we … Continue reading Thank You!! for the September 23rd CPR Awareness Event

HANA at Greenbelt Farmers’ Market

Residents of the Greenbelt community appear to be faithful in reading their local newspaper! From our article in the Greenbelt News Review printed Friday the 17th, several came by to visit the HANA of Maryland table at Sunday’s Farmers’ Market event. Some were in the medical field, others had an interest in CPR information. A … Continue reading HANA at Greenbelt Farmers’ Market

HANA 7th Annual Leadership Convention Details

Join us in beautiful Royal Decameron Indigo Beach Resort & Spa Cote des Arcadins, Haiti July 11 – 14, 2018 Convention Theme: HANA Promoting a collaborative approach among multidisciplinary professionals by optimizing education, leadership, research, and technology. Convention Goals: 1) To bridge the gap between the nurses in Haiti and the United States through the collaborative exchange … Continue reading HANA 7th Annual Leadership Convention Details

H.A.N.A. 6th Annual Leadership Convention

Come join us from our HANA of Maryland website posts, social media pics and tags on Facebook and Twitter as we present, participate, and network at this years Haitian American Nurses Association (H.A.N.A.) 6th Annual Leadership Convention in Tampa, Florida! HANA of Maryland, Inc. is well-represented with interesting presentations including: GLOBAL HEALTH Infectious Disease and … Continue reading H.A.N.A. 6th Annual Leadership Convention

Community-Based Emergency Preparedness Training

The people in Haiti have been impacted in the past several years by catastrophic events such as Hurricane Mathew, the earthquake, and recent floods.  H.A.N.A. of Maryland, Inc. completed their 1st Community-Based Emergency Preparedness Training in a Mission Trip to Mirebalais, Haiti 2017. The materials were adapted from the University of Minnesota by the Bloomington Public … Continue reading Community-Based Emergency Preparedness Training

Join HANA of MD on their Memorial Mission Trip to Haiti Live!

We are heading to Haiti! If you are one of the many folks who told me that they wish they could go to Haiti this weekend to help teach the local Mirebalais community foundational information to help local volunteers get organized on individual and community based emergency preparedness, then join us on social media! We … Continue reading Join HANA of MD on their Memorial Mission Trip to Haiti Live!

Raffle Winner, Networking, and Fun at the HANA of Maryland Health Expo Booth!!

We had a blast at this awesome event!  HANA of Maryland members and friends had a great time at the InfoZorb Annual Fitness, Health and Wellness Expo event on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Albert Einstein High School from 10am-4pm. Our exhibit booth had information about Zika, dengue, West Nile Virus, chikungunya and original brochures and peer-reviewed publication from our President, … Continue reading Raffle Winner, Networking, and Fun at the HANA of Maryland Health Expo Booth!!

HANA of Maryland Needs Volunteers at the Health and Wellness Expo!

The Haitian American Nurses Association of Maryland, Inc., is looking for volunteers to join us at our HANA of MD Booth!  This is our first health and wellness fair participation at the InfoZorb Fitness, Health and Wellness Expo! This event will take place this Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Albert Einstein High School from 10:00am-4:00pm, 11135 Newport Mill … Continue reading HANA of Maryland Needs Volunteers at the Health and Wellness Expo!

Celebrating Nurses Week 2017 with our new Acting Surgeon General

We are celebrating Nurses Week early with the announcement of a highly decorated United States Public Health Service (USPHS) Senior Nurse Officer as our new Acting Surgeon General, Rear Admiral Sylvia Trent-Adams, PhD, RN. This special and admired Senior Nurse Officer holds a special place in the hearts and minds of the executive board of … Continue reading Celebrating Nurses Week 2017 with our new Acting Surgeon General