Communications Committee


The IFNA Communications Committee is committed to ensure that IFNA is the strongest and most credible voice of FAMILY NURSING in the world. The Committee assumes responsibility for development of the infrastructure and use of the IFNA website, newsletter, and social media channels that assures effective communication among members, timely dissemination of information, and the advancement of family nursing knowledge and the IFNA mission.

List of current IFNA communication/social media channels:

IFNA LinkedIn group:
IFNA TwitterChat: #IFNAchat


Co-Chair: Janice M. Bell –
Co-Chair: Wilma Schroeder –
Member: Joel Anderson –; Tracie Risling – 
Web Designer: Kris Isaacson
IFNA Office: Debbie Zaparoni –
Board Liaison: Veronica Swallow –

2016 Terms of Reference_Communications

List of Documents developed by the IFNA Communications Committee

IFNA Communications Survey 2014

BIBLIOGRAPHY Social Media and #FamilyNursing (Updated: January 2017)

IFNA.Communications Committee Report.2015 to the IFNA Business Meeting at IFNC12

IFNA Monthly Newsletters “Global Connections”:

Guidelines for Creating a video for IFNA YouTube channel

IFNA Position Statements Dissemination Plan:

IFNA Statement: What is a Predatory Conference? IFNA.What is a predatory conference

IFNA Communications Committee Minutes: