Pennsylvania Indian American Nurses' Organization

Pennsylvania Indian American Nurses' Organization

About Us

Pennsylvania Indian American Nurses' Organization (PIANO).

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Who we are

Pennsylvania Indian American Nurses' Organization (PIANO) is an organization of nurses of Indian origin residing in the state of Pennsylvania. PIANO is organized with unique vision and goals. PIANO’s primary goal is to unify all nurses' in Pennsylvania and its territories. We are one of the affiliated chapters of the National Association of Indian Nurses In America( NAINA).


As the official professional organization of Indian American Nurses' in Pennsylvania, PIANO will uphold the positive image and welfare of its constituent members, by promoting professional excellence and contributing significant outcomes to healthcare and society.


To promote professional excellence in nursing practice and health care through empowerment and renewal of professional and cultural identity of its constituents to optimize their contribution to the health and wellbeing of individuals, families and communities.


As an organization of registered professional nurses' and nursing students of Indian origin/heritage PIANO members are committed to:

  • Caring, compassion,ethical values and exceptional health care practices.
  • Client centered advocacy and helping relationship building.
  • Accountability and responsibility for evidence based practice.
  • Continuous professional and personal development of self and others.
  • Collaboration and professional innovation.


  • Santhosh Sunny 2021
  • Bridget Parappurath2019-2020
  • George Nadavayal 2017-2018
  • Lila Mathew 2015-2016
  • Mary Abraham2013-2014
  • Bridget Parappurath-2012
  • Susan Sabu 2010-2011
  • Bridget Vincent 2006-2007-2008-2009
  • Jerly Kottoor 2021
  • Shirly Sebastian 2019-2020
  • Mary Abraham 2017-2018
  • Merely Palathinkal 2015-2016
  • George Nadavayal 2013-2014
  • Salome Paulose 2012
  • Shirly Antony 2010-2011
  • Bridget Parappurath 2008-2009
  • Rosamma Padayatil 2006-2007
  • Leelamma Samuel 2019-2020- 2021 -
  • Lila Mathew 2017-2018
  • Valsa Thattarkunnel 2015-2016
  • Lila Mathew 2011- 2012-2013-2014
  • Valsa Thattarkunnel 2010- 2011
  • Molyamma Rajan 2008-2009
  • Anna Kakkanat 2006-2007