Exploring the FDA Ban on MSM: How Nurses Can Advocate for Blood Equality

Date: February 25, 2022

Time: 03:00PM - 04:00PM

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The purpose of this webinar is to educate medical-surgical nurses on the critical shortages of blood supply, contemporary methods of keeping the blood supply safe, and ongoing bans that discriminate against specific populations of people. This webinar will also offer methods in which medical-surgical nurses practicing today can advocate to improve the blood supply in the United States.

Learning Outcome
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to describe the various ways nurses can advocate to end discrimination against gay men related to blood donation.

Credit Hours:
1.00 NCPD contact hour

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5387.

Disclosures:
The speaker and planning committee members reported no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this nursing continuing professional development activity.

Speakers:
  • Justin Fontenot, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, Assistant Professor of Nursing, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
  • Amanda Golino, MSN, RN, CCRN, CCNS, PMGT-BC, TCRN, Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Roque Anthony F. Velasco, MS, AGPCNP-BC, CNS, CMSRN, ACRN, AAHIVS, Senior Nurse Practitioner Specialist, DAP Health