California

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NAHN – Los Angeles Chapter

Welcome to the Los Angeles Chapter of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses. The Los Angeles Chapter has the largest membership of all the chapters of the National Association of Hispanic Nurses. We are proud of our active board members who work diligently throughout their term to provide our local members with opportunities to enhance their professional image and leadership skills through participation on health and community committees. Please take the opportunity to discover our chapter and we encourage you to join our association. Kathy Lopez, RN, PHN, MSN, Chapter President, P.O. Box 91714 City of Industry, CA 91715 (626) 272-0582
kLopez@riohondo.edu

NAHN – Inland Empire (San Bernardino)

NAHN – Orange County

OC NAHN was formed on July 25, 1991. Membership is open to all nurses, nursing students and those interested in nursing. Our chapter is designed and committed to the improvement of health and quality nursing care for all consumers. OC NAHN works toward providing equal access to educational, professional, and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses. Sonia Valdez, RN, BSN, Chapter President (714) ) 774-8796   sonia.valdez@stjoe.org, ochispanicnurses@gmail.com

NAHN – San Diego

Our Mission Is to address the health care needs of the Hispanic/Latino communities from both Californias. Chapter membership is open to Hispanic RNs, LVNs, and nursing students seeking educational and leadership opportunities and advocacy from Hispanic/Latino(a) role models. Membership is also open to non-Hispanic nursing and non-nursing associates interested in the promotion of health care in the Hispanic community. Monica Garcia, RN, MPH, NP, Chapter President, PO Box 83881 San Diego, CA. 92138-3881 (619) 261-5769 sdnahn@yahoo.com.

NAHN – San Francisco Bay Area

Jane F. de Leon, PhD, RN (Chapter Pres.) San Francisco, CA  floydell1@gmail.com

NAHN – Greater San Jose Area

Maribel Reyes, RN, FNP maribelreyes19@yahoo.com

NAHN – Imperial Valley

IVC NAHN Chapter was founded in the valley on May 2007. Our mission is to better the level of education to the nurses in the valley and provide a way for networking.  We encourage all nurses to join our chapter and offer volunteer services to our Hispanic community. Tonie Brown, Chapter President, toniebrown937@peoplepc.com

NAHN San Joaquin Valley Chapter

Mary Solis, Chapter President, msolis2@childrenscentralcal.org