The Inland Empire Nurses Association (IENA) hosts and attends different events throughout the year, including Nurse Legislative Day in January, the Nurse Celebration Event in May and the Legislative Reception in October.


Click here to register for the 2018 Annual Spring Gala IENA Annual Spring Gala: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 (5:30-8:00pm) at the Red Lion River Inn, Spokane, WA. FREE for WSNA members; $20 for non-members. Includes dinner, Annual Business Meeting, and Scholarship & Award Presentations. Keynote speakers: Robin Knaff Baker, RN, BSN, CWON and Kathryn Spurgetis, BSN will give a one (1) contact hour presentation "A Nurse's Experience as a Patient." Click here for event flyer, or click here to register for this event.

IENA Annual Legislative Reception: Thursday, October 18, 2018, 5:30-8:00 PM at the Spokane Club in Spokane, Washington. Take advantage of this great opportunity for candidates, legislators, community leaders, nurses, advance practice nurses, and nurse educators to discuss the critical issues we face today and potential changes in the future of healthcare. Watch for registration information this summer.


IENA Special Event Scholarship: The scholarship offers a maximum amount of $400 and is available while funding allows. It is available to IENA members in good standing who attend an event approved and funded by the IENA Board of Directors. To apply for a Scholarship to reimburse some of the costs to attend an approved event, please complete the application by clicking here and submit it to the IENA Scholarship Committee for consideration.