Show Legislators Nurses Vote!

Thanks to all who attended Nurses Day at the Capitol 2021! You attendance helps us show legislators that nurses VOTE! If you missed the event, you can watch the recording and view the agenda below.

Agenda

8:30am
Zoom sign in

9:00am
Empowering Nurses to Educate Communities About COVIC or COVID Immunizations
Annelle Reed, MSN, BSN - Pediatric CRNP Children’s of Alabama

9:30am
Cultural Congruence – Nurses Leading the Way
Norma Cuellar, PhD, RN, FAAN – Past President National Hispanic Nursing Association

10am
Every Nurse an Advocate – Individual and Group Power
Martha Dawson, DNP, RN, FACHE – Assoc. Professor at UAB, President, National Black Nurses Association.
Eileen Meyer, DNP, CRNP, ACNP-BC – Asst. Director Advance Practice Providers UABMH and VP of Policy for NPAA
11am - 12pm
Legislative Rally: Challenges and Opportunities With Live Q&A in Zoom Chat Room
Featuring nurse specialty organizations, nurse leaders and legislators:
-Alabama NAPNAP – Michelle Coulter
-Alabama Association of Nursing Students – Student Officer
-Nurse Practitioner Alliance of Alabama & Legislative Chair ASNA Dr. D’Ann Somerall
-Birmingham Black Nurses Association – Mrs. Alean Nash
-Birmingham Chapter of the American Association for Men in Nursing – Dr. Curry Bordelon
-Alabama National Association of Hispanic Nurses – Dr. Grace Grau
-Alabama League for Nursing – (Nurse Educators) Dr. Laura Debiasi
-Alabama State Nurses Association – Dr. Lindsey Harris
-Key Legislative leaders invited (TBA)