The Transcultural Nursing Society is pleased to invite you to attend its 43rd Annual Conference and
meeting in New Orleans, LA.   The theme of this important event is Transcultural Nursing:
Approaches to Population Health that Reduce Health Disparities.  and research.  Nurses and
healthcare professionals from around the globe will have the opportunity to engage in dialogue,
learning, and discovery surrounding the field of culturally competent and equitable healthcare.   The
presentations are diverse and work toward our mission to enhance the quality of culturally
congruent, competent, and equitable care that results in improved health and well-being for people
worldwide.  Transcultural Nursing (TCN) is a theory based humanistic discipline, designed to serve
individuals, organizations, communities, and societies.  Human care/caring is defined within the
context of culture.  Culturally competent care can only occur when culture care values are known
and serve as the foundation for meaningful care.

October 18-21, 2017 | New Orleans, LA - USA
Transcultural Nursing Society 43rd Annual Conference
Conference Information and Abstract submissions:  
Location:        Rutgers University, Ackerson Hall 180 University Ave, Room 106, Newark, NJ   

Presented by:        National Association of Hispanic Nurses-New Jersey Chapter
Rutgers University School of Nursing-Newark Campus
     Delta Zeta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (CUNY Lehman College, Bronx, NY)
Guyanese Nurses Association of America
Mu Epsilon Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (Mount St. Mary College, Newburgh, NY)
Mu Upsilon Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (CUNY College of Staten Island)
National League for Nursing – (NY League)
New York Black Nurses Association, Inc.
Omega Chi Chapter Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc.
Philippine Nurses Association of New York
Philippine Nurses Association of New Jersey
Queens County Black Nurses Association
Transcultural Nursing Society Northeast Chapter

Agenda includes: Morning refreshments, mentoring and networking tables, keynote
address, panel discussion by co-sponsors, poster presentations, lunch, networking,
evaluation,  (CEU’s Pending).

*****TCNS-NE Chapter meeting immediately following event-All are welcome*****.

For more information contact:  Gina Miranda Diaz, DNP, MPH, APHN-BC, President NJNAHN,

All Contributions should be mailed to NJNAHN, PO Box 7534, North Bergen, NJ  07047.
DECEMBER 9, 2017 - 8:30am - 3:30-pm

HealthCare and Immigrant Populations: Letting our voices be heard

Keynote Speaker: Connie Sobon-Sensor, PhD, RN
Sigma Theta Tau the International Honor Society of Nursing (STTI) Liaison to the
United Nations; Rutgers University Rutgers University,  National Institutes of
Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Save the Date---November 9, 2017!
4th Annual Conference of the Transcultural Nursing Society
Networking Chapter of the Wisconsin Area
A Different Outlook on Diversity
Date: Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017
Time: 7:30 am—5:00 pm
Sheraton Madison Hotel
706 John Nolen Drive
Madison, WI  53713
Keynote Speaker:
Dr Linda Denise Oakley, PhD,

“Is Poverty a Transcultural
Determinant of Health
Population Health
  Demographics and Resources
Generational Differences
Men in Nursing Panel
Muslim Experience in Healthcare
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