Convention Venue in Haiti Cancelled!

Below, please see the text of the cancellation of the venue for the 7th Annual Leadership Convention. Take note that this event being in Haiti has been cancelled. Talks are going on to determine the convention’s future. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TO: All Convention Attendees, Members & Stakeholders FROM: All HANA Chapter Presidents & Convention Chair … Continue reading Convention Venue in Haiti Cancelled!

Successful Inaugural Fundraiser & Membership Drive!

HANA of Maryland held its first fundraiser and membership drive on Sunday, February 18th at Leisure World of Maryland.  The event was streamed live on Facebook.  We thank all who attended our Mix and Mingle, including those who viewed our event live.  Your support and interest in our public service work also made this event … Continue reading Successful Inaugural Fundraiser & Membership Drive!

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

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!!

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

Nurses go to Haiti Hurricane Relief

Serving as a disaster relief nurse can be a life-changing experience. It is a challenging undertaking, and not everyone is physically, emotionally or professionally prepared to assume such a role, be it short- or long-term in nature. But for those who can, the rewards are many.  http://facebook.com Some nurses work full time for organizations whose … Continue reading Nurses go to Haiti Hurricane Relief