2020 PROFESSIONAL ISSUES CONFERENCE

We have been monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely, after careful consideration, ANA-Illinois has decided that this year’s Professional Issues Conference will be transformed into a virtual event. Please watch for further details.

Event Details:

November 7, 2020
9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Virtual Event – Zoom

KEYNOTE SESSION: The Unforgettable Nurse

Tena Browns

An exciting, irrepressible, unstoppable speaker and leader, Tena Browns is thrilled to direct her skills and energy to healthcare professionals motivating them to live more compassionate lives. Her personal healthcare journey has given her a rare perspective that’s informative, entertaining and always uplifting. Her presentation is guaranteed to touch your heart as well as prompt you to consider the “what if” in your life and will inspire you to live a positively unforgettable life.


About Tena:
 Tena is a passionate and unforgettable inspirational speaker, patient advocate, psoriasis consultant, author and teacher. For more than 20 years, she has motivated professionals and individuals alike with her insightful approach to the patient experience. Tena’s personal health experience places her in a unique position to elevate patient care. She has suffered from a lifelong chronic illness that has propelled and motivated her to develop extraordinary empathy with the personal struggles and self-esteem issues of patients.