Get Involved in NPCNA!

As a member-driven organization, we welcome your involvement in NPCNA! We're always on the lookout for members who are willing to volunteer their time and expertise as committee members, committee chairs and board members.

Please read below to learn more about positions and committees currently available, and please don't hesitate to contact us today to learn more about getting involved.

We are currently seeking a Website Manager for our newly updated website.

  • Website Manager:  The Website Manager is responsible for maintaining and updating the website with news items, announcements, and conference information.  Please click here to contact the NPCNA president for more information.

Positions are currently available on the following committees:

  • The Program Committee: Members actively participate in program planning, development, and coordination. Committee members serve as liaisons for speakers and mentors for the novice speaker. Program planning meetings are held following the annual conference. Click here for the Program Committee job description. Or, click here to send a message to the Program Chair.
  • The Newsletter Committee: The primary role for a Newsletter committee member is to identify and solicit potential topics and authors for each edition. Members may be asked to submit articles for specific future editions. Committee members also serve as mentors for new authors and work closely with the Editor to develop the bi-annual editions. Click here to send a message to the Newsletter Editor.
  • NPCNA Liaison: Liaisons actively represent NPCNA in their clinical areas and promote NPCNA locally. Liaisons serve an important role in facilitating communication between the Association and its members and potential members.  If this interests you, let us know! Click here to email the NPCNA Liaison Committee Chairperson.
  • The Research Committee:  Research and knowledge dissemination is a vital component to our mission.  Members of this committee serve as resources to NPCNA members who are interested in beginning a research project or for those currently engaged in a research study. Members of this committee also participate in the selection process for awarding the annual Research Grant.   If  becoming involved in this committee interests you, let us know! Click here to email the Research Committee Chairperson about joining the research committee.

NPCNA means collaboration for better patient outcomes.

Carrie Vincett, RN, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh