About Advocacy


Advocacy is more than just understanding the issues. To make a difference, you have to make your voice heard. The involvement of individual emergency nurses is vital to the success of ENA's grassroots efforts.

Mary Berry-Bovia, MENA State President, and Brandi Uren, MENA Government Affairs Chair, attended Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) Day on the Hill in Washington D.C.  Chair- Brandi Uren,  Co-Chair is Naomi Ishioka    Please click here for an update on their progress.

Chair- Brandi Uren


Co-Chair - Naomi Ishioka

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