Philippine Nurses Association of AlabamaThe purpose of the Philippine Nurses Association of ALABAMA is to provide an organization that will uphold the image and foster the welfare of the Philippine-American Nurses in the state of Alabama that globally engages professional group with the local applicability of evidence-based health care practices and lifelong learning.
Message from the President
Sigrid Ladores, PhD, RN, PNP, CNE, FAAN
For Existing and New Members
Welcome to our Member Highlight!
Bryan Wilbanks PhD, DNP, CRNA
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Dr. Wilbanks is a nurse anesthetist with over 12 years of clinical experience. He is also an educator and researcher. His expertise is in nursing informatics, specifically how electronic health record interface design impacts usability in real-world settings.
Adelais Markaki, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor of Nursing
Dr. Markaki is Director of Global Partnerships, known for her sustained work in primary health care capacity building and global health integration. She demonstrates nurses’ role in achieving universal health and advocates for raising the nursing workforce status.
As Co-Director of the PAHO/WHO Collaborating Center (WHOCC), she leads one of only nine designated centers in the USA, integrating global health into nursing education, research, and clinical practice. Since 2016, Dr. Markaki has expanded the school’s global footprint through partnerships across continents. In 2019, she led the successful re-designation of UAB WHOCC, tasked with supporting PAHO efforts to overcome health disparities in the Americas’ region.
Mentoring Across the Philippine Nurses Association of America and Beyond
Feb 20, 2023 08:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)
This activity is to give an opportunity for the Executive Board to report what the organization has been doing and have accomplished in the past year. Of equal importance, We would like to use this activity to re-connect with the members, active or inactive, and get feedback on how to better our organization moving forward. This will be done as we break bread and give thanks. It is going to be a good day to recommit our energies to giving thanks, and just giving.
PNA Alabama Pre-Thanksgiving Potluck and General Assembly
When: October 22, 2022 10am-12pm
Where: Nightingale Room of the UAB School of Nursing
5k and Potluck Picnic 2022
The PNA Alabama Executive Board would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to everyone for coming and/or supporting the fundraising activity as well as the picnic that followed.