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Award Winning Chapter of ANNA

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                    MARCH 29

    2014 Nephrology Nurse Knowledge Exchange

               at Emory University Hospital-Midtown


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Welcome the Patient Empowerment Workshop

NKF Patient Application


We invite you to attend the Volunteer Leader Workshop with your chapter officers in Anaheim, California. Earn contact hours and learn the roles of a chapter leader and national leaders. More info please send us an email



              Theresa Tapley as our upcoming Chapter Treasurer &  Joan Wokpara and our Upcoming Chapter President-Elect




Certification Review Course & Celebration of Nephrology Nurses Week


Special Thank you to our sponsors for the Certification Review Course and Celebration of Nephrology Nurses Week on Sept. 14.  Emory University Hospital-Midtown, Amgen, & our chapter. Thank you for the excellent speakers: Gail Wick, Loretta Jackson Brown, Dr. Ajay Srivastava, Ted Walton, Matt Arduino, Marleen Currier, Amgen, Juanita Connor,  & Marina Villano. Special Thanks to Rebecca McKee Waddle and EUH- Audio-Visual engineer and our Chapter Officers for also making this event a success.  The participants recieved 9.0 contact hours , ANNA Lunch Bag and Key chain- Wow.   We had 3 winners for the Dogwood giveaways. 



Health Policy Workshop 2013
 Elizabeth Weires , Chapter Health Policy Rep.  from Mercer University & Eilzabeth Wallace  Chapter member from St. Joseph Hospital attended the Health Policy Workshop in Washington D.C.
 Welcome to the Award Winning Dogwood Chapter
Our mission is to follow ANNA's Mission :
"... to promote excellence by advancing nephrology nursing practice and positively influence outcomes for individuals with kidney disease"
 Congratulation Loretta Jackson Brown
Accepted as Board Members at Dekalb Medical Center
 Chapter Officers 2014- 2015
*Erma Boykins, RN,MSN,CNN...*
Past President
*Lillian Pryor,RN,MSN,CNN*
*Joan Wokpara,RN,BSN,CDN*
*Angela Taylor-Smith,RN,ASD,BSN,CNN
(Past President)
*Theresa Tapley,RN*
Health Policy Rep
*Elizabeth Weires,RN 
State Health Policy Rep
*Marleen Currier, RN,MSN,CNN
ANNA Dogwood***
Elizabeth Wallace, Rep. Rob Woodall, Angela Taylor-Smith & Elizabeth Weires