Diversity

Co-Chairs: Gaea Daniel, MSN, RN, and LaDonia PattersonMSN, RN, CNE

The Diversity Committee is responsible for reviewing all of the work of the GNLC to provide insight about ways to promote diversity. The Diversity Committee also may develop its own priorities to advance diversity in nursing in Georgia.

Current work:

Planning strategies to recruit diverse populations into nursing, including:

  • Mentoring
  • Research projects
  • Diversity Think Tank

Past activities:

  • Presentation about the difference between a research and a practice doctorate (see our Education page)
  • Information about Doctoral programs available in Georgia (see our Resources page)
  • Websites with financial resources to support diverse populations in nursing
  • Survey of Underrepresented Populations in Nursing Regarding Doctoral Education