The Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association – Supporting and Mentoring the Next Generation of Nurses to Promote a Culture of Health

July 11, 2019

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM ET


The Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action is proud to feature Alona D. Angosta, PhD, APRN, FNP, NP-C, president of the Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association (AAPINA), to highlight the history, mission and vision of AAPINA. Angosta is also a member of the Campaign’s Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Steering Committee, which advises the Campaign on diversity and equity issues.

Additional Presenter:

Patricia T. Alpert, DrPH, MSN, APN, FAANP, past-president, AAPINA, and dean of nursing, Arizona College, Las Vegas Campus.

Participants will: 

  • Discuss the health needs of Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities.
  • Learn about AAPINA efforts throughout the nation to promote a Culture of Health and health equity by mentoring and supporting nurses and students through research, practice, policy and education.
  • Learn how AAPINA members and chapters can collaborate with the Campaign’s state-based Action Coalitions to promote the health and well-being of AAPI communities.