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Virtual Commencement Keynote Speaker: Dr. Sandra Davis

Virtual Commencement Keynote Speaker: Dr. Sandra Davis

SandraDavis, PhD, DPM, ACNP-BC, FAANP Dr. Davis is currently an Associate Professor and Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the George Washington University School of Nursing. Her research interests are health disparities, health equity, social...

Racism is a Public Health Crisis: DNPs of Color Advocating for Change

Racism is a Public Health Crisis: DNPs of Color Advocating for Change

ALEXANDRIA, VA – June 5, 2020 – The impact of COVID19 and the continued violence against Black people have exposed worldwide the traumatic truths of how racism staggeringly affects our communities. The senseless killing of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery,...

Representation Matters in Healthcare

Representation Matters in Healthcare

Representation Matters in Healthcare: New Nonprofit DNPs of Color Focusing on Increasing Diversity in Nursing Practice. ALEXANDRIA, VA — May 4, 2020 — Today marks the official introduction of DNPs of Color and its inaugural Board of Directors to the community. DNPs of...

2020 Inaugural Board of Directors

2020 Inaugural Board of Directors

DOCs leadership is pleased to introduce its board members. The board membership reflects more than 140 years of combined nursing practice and an array of nursing skill sets and specialties. “I am thrilled to welcome these talented individuals to DOCs Board of...