Africa Region

David Benton

Chief Executive Officer, National Council of State Boards of Nursing, USA

Kevin Ousman

Program Officer, Health Systems & Services Cluster, WHO Regional Office for Africa, Republic of Congo

Sharon Vasuthevan

Group Nursing & Quality Executive, Life Health Group, South Africa

Lyn Middleton

Programs Director at the Training for Health Equity (THEnet), South Africa


European Region

Teresa Moreno Casbas

Nursing and Healthcare Research Unit, Institute of Health Carlos III, Spain

Ana Rita Cavaco

President, Board of Directors, Ordem dos Enfermeiros, Portugal

Sabri Skëndari

President, Albanian Order of the Nurse


North America Region

Maureen Reinsel

Technical Advisor, Jhpiego, USA

Juliann Sebastian

President, American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), USA

Mary-Anne Robinson

Chief Executive Officer, College & Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta, Canada (CARNA)

Franklin Shaffer

President and Chief Executive Officer, CGFNS International, Inc., USA


Middle East Region

Majid Al-Maqbali

Director General of Nursing Affairs

Ministry of Health, Sultanate of Oman

Aysha Al-Mahri

President, Emirates Nursing Association (ENA)

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ahmad Nejatian

Advisor to Deputy of Nursing

Director General, Community Health Nursing

Ministry of Health and Medical Education

Islamic Republc of Iran

Ahmad Nejatian

Advisor to Deputy of Nursing

Director General, Community Health Nursing

Ministry of Health and Medical Education

Islamic Republc of Iran

Batool Al Mohandis

Nurse Consultant, Nursing

Policy & Education Development

Kingdom of Bahrain


Asia/Pacific Rim Region

Nanthaphan Chinlumprasert

Dean, Faculty of Nursing Science, Assumption University

Executive Board, Nurses Association of Thailand

Myungsun Yi

President, Asian Oncology Nursing Society

Professor, College of Nursing, Seoul National University


Latin/Central America Region

Silvina Malvárez, PhD, MMCH, RN

Professor, Master in Mental Health Program, School of Public Health, National University of Córdoba, Argentina

Sub-Coordinator, International Network of Mental Health Nursing

Sub-Coordinator, International Network of Nurse Migration

Natalie Loncharich Vera, MPH, RN

Vice Dean, Faculty of Nursing, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Peru

Myriam Durán Parra, PhD, RN

President, Colombia Association of Schools of Nursing (ACOFAEN)

Director, School of Nursing, Universidad de Santander

Maria Cristina Cometto, PhD, MHSSA, RN

Director and Professor, Post-Graduate Program on Critical Care Nursing, School of Nursing

Director, Department of Human Resources for Health, School of Public Health, National University of Córdoba, Argentina

Coordinator, International Network of Nursing and Patient Safety

Laura Morán Peña, EDPhD, BSN, EDM

President, Latin American Association of Schools and Colleges of Nursing (ALADEFE)

Titular Professor, National School of Nursing and Obstetrics

National Autonomous University of Mexico

Josefina Concepción Castañeda, RN

Chief Nursing Officer, Minister of Health of El Salvador

President, Group of Nursing Professionals of Central America and the Caribbean

Angela Alvarez, PhD, RN

President, Brazilian Nursing Association

Professor, University Federal Santa Catarina

Rafael Pineda Perdomo, RN

Founder, Ideas de Enfermeria, Colombia


Caribbean Region

Marva Lawson-Byfield, MSc, BSc, RN, RMS

Chief Nursing Officer, Ministry of Health, Jamaica

Jean Jacob, MPH, CM, RN

Chair, General Nursing Council for Dominica

Oscar Noel Ocho, DrPH, MPhil, MPH, BScN, RN

Director, University of the West Indies School of Nursing, Trinidad and Tobago

Elnora Warner, EMBA, BScN, RN, CM, CNE

Chief Nursing Officer, Ministry of Health and Environment, Antigua-Barbuda

Chair, Regional Nursing Body of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM)


Other Videos

Leslie Mancuso, PhD, RN, FAAN

President and CEO, Jhpiego

Silvia Cassiani, PhD, RN

Regional Advisor on Nursing and Allied Health Personnel, Health Systems and Services, Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO)