Nightingale Breakfast Forum at Cebu

The inaugural Nightingale Breakfast Forum was held on 17 May 2016 at Seattle’s Best Coffee. Organised and hosted by the Beta Nu Delta Nursing Society and Global Pinoy Nursing, this event was a valuable venue for exchanging ideas and discussing professional issues. It facilitated and promoted collaboration among Filipino nursing professionals in Cebu.


Dr. Brian Vasquez; Joseph Andrew Pepito; Ray Anne Labra; Dr. Melinda Pausanos; Dr. Brian Vasquez (Research Director of the University of Visayas); Salina Loquellano 



Dr. Brian Vasquez (Research Director of the University of Visayas) facilitated the forum. In his remarks, he hope that the realities on professional collaboration, he noted: “It is our hope that this forum will bring opportunities to advance nursing and to enhance professional collaboration.”

The discussion that followed covered a range of topics including collaborative agreements among institutions, joint conference, research seminars and even social media collaboration.

Joseph Andrew Pepito who is a graduate student of Cebu Doctors University and currently, the executive officer of Beta Nu Delta Nursing Society was pleased with the support extended by Global Pinoy Nursing and Dr. Joseph Tariman, an internationally renowned nursing expert.

It is hope that this event will become an annual gathering and will be replicated elsewhere.