Professional Development/Education

Focus: educational initiatives at the national level.  The biennial national conference is under the purview of this committee as well.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  1. Continuously assesses, identifies, plans, implements and evaluates educational program to meet membership needs.
  2. Acts as a resource for local chapters and other nursing organizations in developing and implementing educational programs.
  3. Prescribes educational content of all NAINA conferences.
  4. Prepares and publishes official conferences brochures/ handouts, etc.
  5. Collaborates with chapter Presidents in planning & implementing all NAINA educational conferences.
  6. Identifies national healthcare trends that need to be presented in regional, national and international conferences.

Chairperson: Usha Koshy Cherian, DNP, RN, CCRN, NEA-BC