President’s Message

Apr 2017
Pearls of Excellence

SAN DIEGO BLACK NURSES ASSOCIATION, INC. (SDBNA) “PEARLS OF EXCELLENCE IN NURSING EDUCATION” Laura Johnson, Contributing Writer Beautiful yellow daffodils have burst into bloom signaling the arrival of spring – time to clean up, fix up, clean out, change and move forward.  Another perennial event occurred on Saturday, April 8th at the beautiful Admiral Baker Clubhouse setting.  SDBNA celebrated their 41st Annual Scholarship Awards Program.  Three member RNs enrolled in advanced degree programs were awarded scholarships: Karen Mitchell-Keels, committee member of both the Annual Prayer Breakfast and the Scholarship Awards Program.  Karen......

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Mar 2017

SAN DIEGO BLACK NURSES ASSOCIATION, INC. (SDBNA) Laura Johnson, RNC, SDBNA Contributing Writer Over the past 2 years, SDBNA’s President, Ethel Weekly-Avant, has sought to charter new territories in healthcare, wellness and education.  The most recent venture occurred on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the Hilton Garden Inn on Murphy Canyon Road.   SDBNA co-sponsored with Grand Canyon University, their first Nursing Recruitment and Resource Fair from 10am to 2pm.  The event was advertised to all nurses – established nurses, student nurses, new graduates and those interested and seeking information to become......

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