Latin@ Nursing Student-Alumni Association (LANSA)
LANZA (meaning to launch; i.e. careers, action, professionalism, empower)
Mission: Latino nurse’s organization is committed to advancing the health of Latino communities, empower, advocate, and promote education and professional opportunities for Latino nursing students and nurses. All friends and colleagues welcome who promote these goals.
How it fosters growth for our nursing students at UCLA:
What the leadership will look like (we'll send out a call for officers in the future):
Community Advisory Board:
Invitees (may include faculty and, staff from SON, alumni, UCLA campus, or external community).
Maria Elena Ruiz, PhD, RN, FNP-BC