Philippine Nurses Association of Alabama

The 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.

Supporting professional advancement of all Filipino American nurses and health for all through nursing care, education, scholarship, management and research. 

President's Message

Welcome! Thank you for visiting the Philippine Nurses Association of Alabama website. PNAAL was founded in August of 2019.  It is our vision to be the lead organization in Alabama that advocates for the Filipino American nurses and our associate members, an active contributor to nursing and health-related policies and laws in the state of Alabama as well as in the nation. We are driven by our core value of giving back to the nursing profession, and our community.

Mabuhay ang Filipino!

Dominador "Jun" Bitago, CRNA

For Existing and New Members:


May 2024, Volume 4, Issue 1
PNAAL Newsletter #5 final (3).pdf

Meet Our Members

Mica Maria Gregorio Cargile

Mica has been a nurse for 11 years. She has spent most of her nursing career in acute care at UAB hospital. She has worked as a medical-surgical travel nurse as well as special care in an assisted living facility. She has a 2-year-old daughter named Luna Soleil whom they adore. She loves to travel.


Mica has created and maintained the PNA Alabama website for the last four years. 


We appreciate your work Mica, both in the clinical field as well as for PNAAL!

Serpico Estrella

Serpico, “Pikoy”, has been a nurse for 12 years. He presently works on the cardiac telemetry floor of Brookwood Medical Center. He has worked at the stepdown unit of Princeton Medical Center and at Fresenius Dialysis as well. His excellent nursing work has been recognized. He was given the DAISY award last November 2023.


We are proud of you, Pikoy, of what you accomplished and continue to accomplish in the clinical field!

On the first Saturday of January, 2024,  PNA Alabama worked with the Filipino-American Association of Greater Birmingham to give back to the community by volunteering at the Alabama Childhood Food Solutions, living out our core value of giving back.

Graduate Eligibility and Application Links

Please review the eligibility, criteria, and instructions here:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1FZKCCHxM1kG7B KCLV7NvHKapuKdwd99I/edit? 

Graduate Scholarship Application link:


Bachelor Eligibility and Application Links

Please review the eligibility, criteria, and instructions here:


BSN Scholarship Application link:


On first Saturdays of each month, PNA Alabama has committed to serve the community through the Alabama Childhood Food Solutions. Join us this coming Saturday, October 7, from 8:30 to 11:30 am as we give back to our community. You can volunteer 1, 2, or 3 hours.

There is joy in serving others. May you find it as PNA Alabama provides an opportunity for its members to serve and give back.

Jun Bitago, CRNA

Incoming President, PNAAL 

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.