Who Is
Nurse Alice?

Nurse Alice

Benjamin is a nationally board certified and award winning Clinical Nurse Specialist and emergency room nurse specializing in cardiovascular health. She is a seasoned clinician with vast experience in a multitude of health settings both inside and outside the hospital. She has also lead the charge against medical errors and epidemics as a former Patient Safety Manager at a large academic tertiary medical center.

She is a community health activist and involved member of several professional organizations.First African American nurse elected to the American Nurses Association/California Board of DirectorsMost notably she was the first African American nurse elected to the American Nurses Association/California Board of Directors, served on the National Health Policy Committee for NBNA, is a former California AARP Affordable Care Act Advisor and past chairwoman for the American Heart Association’s Western States Multicultural Health Equity Task Force overseeing 10 states with programs that impact nearly 65 million people.

Nurse Alice is a top tier media trained health expert. Some of her television appearances include Fox and Friends, Dr. Oz, The Doctors, Dr. Drew, HLN News Now, KTLA 5 Morning News, and NewsOne Now. She’s also appeared on a variety of radio shows across the nation as a health expert for Fox News affiliate radio stations, the Tom Joyner Morning Show, WENO 760 AM, and Los Angeles stations KJLH 102.3 FM, KDAY 93.5 FM and KFI-AM 640.
Author of “Curb Your Cravings: 31 Foods to Fool Your Appetite” and the highly anticipated book “28 Ways in 28 Days Nurse Alice is also the author of “Curb Your Cravings: 31 Foods to Fool Your Appetite” and the highly anticipated book “28 Ways in 28 Days.” She is a past Senior Fellow at the Center of Health, Media and Policy at Hunter College in New York and a member of the ShareCare family of top national media health experts.

Speaking Engagements

 

American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

National Urban League

KJLH Women’s Conference

LAPD Health Conference

First Ladies Health Initiative

Black Nurses Rock Inaugural Conference

Toyota Wellness Series

Union Bank Health & Wellness Expo Series

TV Appearances

 

Dr. Oz

The Doctors

Dr. Drew

HLN News Now

In Session

DC Breakdown

The Dr. Steve Show

NewsOne Now

Publication Contributions

 

Fox Health Magazine

ShareCare, Inc.

Black Enterprise

JET

Rolling Out

Heart & Soul Magazine

Black America Web

Black Doctor

XONecole

EBONY

Essence

ADVANCE for Nurses

The American Nurse

Huffington Post