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Avant Healthcare Professionals to Present and Sponsor Upcoming PNAA Filipino Nurses’ Global Summit V in Iloilo City, Philippines

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January 24, 2024

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, today announced that it is a platinum sponsor and presenter at this month’s Filipino Nurses’ Global Summit V & 14th International Nursing Conference.

The event, taking place January 25-26, is being hosted by the Philippines Nurses Association of America, Inc. (PNAA) at the Iloilo Convention Center in Iloilo City, Philippines. With a focus on equity, collaboration and advocacy, it is showcasing the exceptional contributions of nurses in advancing global health with “WE CARE: Filipino Nurses at the Forefront of Global Health.”

In addition to sponsoring this year’s Global Summit V – an international event that convenes nursing professionals, healthcare leaders, policy makers, and experts from across the globe – Avant Healthcare Professionals Senior Vice President of Operations, Lesley Hamilton Powers, RN, will speak on January 26 at 9:50 am, following Session 1 on the morning of the International Nursing Conference.

“Joining the PNAA Filipino Nurses’ Global Summit V as a platinum sponsor and speaker is a true honor,” said Powers. “This event serves as an incredible forum to exchange ideas, ignite passions, and work together to forge a brighter future for healthcare globally.”

Established in 1979, PNAA is a non-profit professional nursing organization representing 55 chapters with more than 5,000 members. Its mission is to uphold and foster a positive image and welfare of Filipino-American nurses, promote professional excellence, and contribute to significant outcomes in healthcare and society through education, research, and clinical practice. 

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