The Black Nurse Collaborative

The Black Nurse Collaborative, Inc. (BNC) is a 501(c)(3) organization founded by Meedie L. Bardonille with the purpose of bringing together nursing experts with varying skills and competencies who have a willingness to be intentional about building and sustaining a network to be used for promoting professional growth, entrepreneurship, addressing health equity, and the common uplift and elevation of its members and communities.

The BNC aims to remove obstacles faced by Black nurses and create tangible support for its members to propel and excel in the nursing profession.

https://blacknursecollaborative.com

Contact us

Black Nurse Collaborative

blacknursecollaborative@gmail.com

Event Details

Learning Objectives


At the end of this summit, participants will be able to:


  1. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the historical, social, and economic factors that contribute to health inequities within the black community.
  2. Develop advocacy skills to effectively communicate and address health disparities, empowering participants to become advocates for change within their communities.
  3. Understand the role of policies in perpetuating or mitigating health inequities and develop skills in analyzing and advocating for policies that promote health equity.
  4. Explore strategies for empowering communities to actively participate in their healthcare, fostering a sense of self-efficacy and collective responsibility for health outcomes.
  5. Cultivate leadership skills for driving initiatives that address health inequities, inspiring participants to take on roles of influence within their organizations and communities.
  6. Establish connections with professionals, organizations, and resources dedicated to addressing health inequities, fostering collaborative efforts for sustained impact.

Speakers

Roberta Waite, EdD, RN, PMHCNS, ANEF, FAAN (Professor and Dean at Georgetown University School of Nursing)

Roberta Waite, EdD, RN, PMHCNS, ANEF, FAAN

Professor and Dean at Georgetown University School of Nursing

Sponsors and Partners

Exhibitors

Exhibitor

Infinite Legacy

Infinite Legacy

2024 BNC Weekend (Awards Reception & Summit) Bundle

This ticket Price for the entire BNC Weekend to include Awards Reception and Summit!

*BNC Summit & Awards Reception*

Join us for the BNC 2024 State of Black Health According to the Black Nurse Summit where we will have a meaningful, purposeful and intentional event on Black Health!

Saturday, May 4th, 2024 (6:00pm-10:00pm) BNC Awards Reception @ Galludet University

Sunday, May 5th, 2024 (9:00am-3:00pm) BNC 2nd Annual SBHBN @ University of the District of Columbia

Standard Price$250

BNC 2024 Summit *(Only)*

The State of Black Health According to the Black Nurse: The Evolution of the Black Nurse and Health Equity

Standard Price$150

BNC 2024 Scholarship and Awards Reception *(Only)*

The BNC is hosting its Scholarship and Awards Reception on Saturday, May 4 at the Kellogg Conference Center on the campus of Gallaudet University from 6 - 10pm.



This reception will honor a special Living Legend, Ms. Virginia Allen, the last living "Black Angel"



Please join us for this momentous occasion!

Standard Price$125

BNC Summit (Student-Undergraduate Only)

We are currently accepting Undergraduate students for this pricing at this time.

This ticket price includes 1 ticket for the BNC Summit hosted by the Black Nurse Collaborative on Sunday, May 5th, 2024 at the University of the District of Columbia from 9:00am to 3:00pm!

Standard Price$50

BNC Awards & Scholarship Reception (Student-Undergraduate Only)

This price includes the STUDENT price for the BNC Awards & Scholarship Reception. We are currently accepting Undergraduate students for this pricing at this time.

The BNC is hosting its Scholarship and Awards Reception on Saturday, May 4 at the Kellogg Conference Center on the campus of Gallaudet University from 6:00pm- 10:00pm.

Standard Price$50

Venue

Venue

UDC
4200 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
Washington, District of Columbia

Towers Building

Contact us

For additional event or venue information, please send an email to blacknursecollaborative@gmail.com

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