Garden State NAHN Team Members receive the

EPIC Award at the NJSNA/ IFN Awards Ceremony

Dhyana Velez

Marketing Co-Chair


Natalia Elsebai

Membership Chair

Garden State NAHN members have a voice in both the local and national issues impacting the health of Hispanics. Members are eligible to participate in community service activities, serve as role models, and hold elected leadership positions at the chapter and  national levels.



Recipients of the 2016

American Diabetes Association Mission Volunteer Award

Award will be presented on

March 5th at 1PM at the Rutgers basketball game at the Athletics Center in Piscataway at the Livingston Campus

Recipients of the 2016

Institute for Nursing

New Jersey State Nurses Association

"EPIC" Award

This honor is given at the request of nurses across the state to a select group of  Exceptional People Impacting our Communities

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Community partners coming together to create a culture of health


Find your inner power by helping others

Garden State NAHN planting seeds one community at a time!

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NAHN National Association of Hispanic Nurses® is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit professional association committed to the promotion of the professionalism and dedication of Hispanic nurses by providing equal access to educational, professional, and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses.

NAHN is also dedicated to the improvement of the quality of health and nursing care of Hispanic consumers.

Tyea Santiago

Board at Large

Linda Smetanova-Supinski

Board at Large

Diana Torres

Advocacy Chair

Dora Flores-Ryan

Education Chair

Garden State NAHN is committed to advancing the health in Hispanic communities and to lead, promote and advocate the educational, professional and leadership opportunities for its nurse members.

Garden State NAHN team members meet monthly to discuss issues that impact either their community or the nursing profession. Networking and sharing information allows them to be proactive in aligning their resources to better serve their communities.

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Garden State NAHN receives the coveted

2016 National Association of Hispanic Nurses "Viajero Award"  ~ honored at the 41st Annual NAHN Annual Conference from

July 12-15th in Chicago, IL

Carmen Torres


Planting Seeds One Community at a Time


Garden State NAHN

Luz Hernandez


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Congrats / Felicidades...

Garden State NAHN Team Receive Honors

Claudia Pagani


Alana Cueto

Founding President

Marisela Cigliuti

Marketing Co-Chair