DNA Chapters

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I want to get involved!

Are you interested in nursing education? Research? Peer support? Are you a new graduate nurse that would like to connect with other new nurses?

Whatever your nursing passion may be, the Delaware Nurses Association (DNA) can help you connect with your peers locally and across the state. Becoming involved in your professional association is the first step towards creating your personal career satisfaction and connecting with your peers. Now, DNA has made it easy for you to become involved according to your own preferences.

Through the DNA new member-driven chapter structure, you can join multiple chapters and also create your own chapter based on shared interests where you can reap the benefits of energizing experiences, empowering insight and essential resources.

What can you do in a Chapter?
  • Journal Club
  • Book Club
  • Travel Club
  • Guest Speakers
  • Support your specialty
  • Network and Support
Create a New DNA Chapter 
  • Gather together a minimum of five DNA members who share similar interests. If you need help gathering members to participate, contact the DNA office.
  • Select a chapter chair.
  • Chapter chair forms a roster of chapter members. 
  • Identify and agree upon chapter purpose.
  • Decide on chapter name.
Chair Responsibilities
  • Submit to the DNA office (sarah (at) denurses.org): Chapter chair name and chapter contact information including an email; Chapter name; Chapter purpose; Chapter roster.
  • Communicate to the DNA office the date, time, and location of meetings for posting on the DNA website.
  • Ensure that those attending meetings are DNA members. If they aren’t, invite them to join us!
The DNA Board of Directors will approve or decline the application and notify the applicant of its decision.