Information will shortly be available about the DANA Annual General Meeting (AGM) that will be held on Friday June 21st 2013 in Auckland. One of the agenda items deals with changes to the DANA Constitution. To give you plenty of time to familiarize yourself with the proposed constitution, and to have any question that you would like to ask answered, we have prepared the following information.
There are two main reasons for the changes; to bring the constitution in line with the laws that apply in NSW (where DANA is incorporated) and to position DANA for the future.
Some of the specific changes and inclusions that are proposed:
It is with pleasure that we wish our DANA members and all nurses around the world a Happy International Nurses Day 2013. International Nurses Day is celebrated around the world every May 12, the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth. The theme for 2013 is: Closing The Gap: Millennium Development Goals 8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1. The background to this theme [...]
Are you interested in the latest thinking, challenges and opportunities in Motivational Interviewing and the broader field of effective communication and behaviour change? The 3rd International Symposium on Motivational Interviewing is being held in Melbourne on May 13th and 14th 2013. The event offers a friendly, stimulating environment to examine practice, share ideas and sharpen [...]
To be held at 7:00pm on Tuesday April 30th 2013 at the Sydney Nursing School, Sydney University, Camperdown. Featured on the panel for the Q&A style discussion are: • Dr Alex Wodak, Emeritus Consultant, President of the Australian Drug Law Reform Foundation and a Director of Australia21 • Reverend the Hon. Fred Nile, member of the legislative council • Superintendent Frank [...]