Nurses transforming health for families worldwide.


The mission of the International Family Nursing Association (IFNA) is to transform family health by:
1. serving as a unifying force and voice for family nursing globally;
2. sharing knowledge, practices, and skills to enhance and nurture family nursing practice; and,
3. providing family nursing leadership through scholarship, socialization, education and collegial exchange on all aspects of family nursing.

Cover 255x330NEW Announcement:  Change in Venue and Date of the 12th International Family Nursing Conference

The Board of Directors of IFNA and the IFNA Conference Planning Committee have announced a change of venue and date for the 12th International Family Nursing Conference.  The 12th International Family Nursing Conference will now be held in Odense, Denmark, August 18-21, 2015. Information is now available about the CALL FOR ABSTRACTS which will open on October 1, 2014.

International Family Nursing Association Membership

Learn more about becoming a member of the International Family Nursing Association. IFNA needs YOU – YOU need IFNA. All current IFNA members are invited to develop your Membership Profile in the Online Family Nursing Community.  We need you: Your expertise. Your personality. Your story.

New IFNA Video Productions Available on YouTube

YouTubeDr. Sharon Denham has produced 15 videos of IFNA members from 5 countries talking about their ideas for family nursing education, practice, and research. The videos are available on YouTube and were filmed during the 11th International Family Nursing Conference in Minneapolis in June 2013.  They are a useful resource for IFNA members and offer a public identity for Family Nursing. … [read more]