Choose a professional nursing organization that relates to the nursing profession or your clinical
practice area. Assuming that you are the chairperson of membership for the organization, create a
full page flyer designed to recruit new members to the professional organization. In your flyer,
1.The function of the organization, as well as its mission and vision.
2.Potential advantages of membership in the organization.
3.Provide resource information for new members. Include the following: contact information,
membership requirements, and organizational endorsements (what other members or other
organizations are saying about the selected organization).
4.Create a topic for an upcoming meeting that would appeal to your target audience.
TOPIC OF MEETING: THE PLACE OF MEN IN THE NURSING PROFESSION
Date: 30 June 2013 | Venue: The Main Hall
The Purpose of this organization is to create a practical platform for the discussion of work-related
issues that face male nurses in their day to day experiences (AAMN, 2011).
Mission: To meet, discuss, and influence factors which affect men as nurses and promote men’s health
Vision: To be a leader in the enhancement of the professional experience of male nurses countrywide.
How does one benefit by being a member of this organization?
Members have access to a wide pool of support that ranges from professional advice to social issues
relating to the contribution that male nurses make to the healthcare sector.
Research opportunities in the area of men in nursing and also different areas of study under nursing.
Members also get to network and form meaningful links that come in handy at one point or another in the
Copies of relevant academic certificates, proof of identification and also proof of employment in the
nursing sector (letter of recommendation).
Endorsement of current member “It is with great pleasure that I write to you today to announce my
graduation Fri May 18 from the Stony Brook University School of Nursing, in Stony Brook, NY. I earned
my BSN through the accelerated 1-year program. Note that I proudly wore my AAMN cords along with
others I earned. The picture below pretty much captures the excitement and pride I have of finishing the
program and entering the profession of a lifetime. Glad that AAMN was a part of my experience, and
onward into my career. Sincerely, Hector Chavez”(AAMN, 2013)
American Assembly of Men in Nursing, AAMN (2011) American Assembly of Men in Nursing
AAMN FACEBOOK PAGE (2013) Endorsement by Hector Chavez.
AAMN (2008) 33rd Annual Conference American Assembly for Men in Nursing October 24-25,