Organizational Leadership Network (OLN) Meeting JW Marriott, Washington, DC
Fall Semiannual Meeting JW Marriott, Washington, DC
Fall Executive Development Series Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace, Baltimore, MD
Instructional Leadership Network (ILN) Meeting Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace, Baltimore, MD
Baccalaureate Education Conference Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace, Baltimore, MD
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Introducing the New AACN-Wharton Executive Leadership Fellows AACN is pleased to announce the third class of nursing deans who have successfully completed the AACN-Wharton Executive Leadership Program. Launched in 2012 in collaboration with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, this world-class enrichment experience is designed exclusively for top academic leaders in schools of nursing. This ground-breaking program, which now includes 87 graduates from schools nationwide, is generously sponsored in part by the Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare.
APGF & AACN Select 100 Nursing Schools for White Coat Ceremonies The Arnold P. Gold Foundation (APGF) and AACN announced that 100 schools of nursing were selected to receive funding support to pilot White Coat Ceremonies, which are designed to instill a commitment to providing compassionate care among future health professionals. Funded by APGF Trustee Elaine Adler and her husband Mike, Co-Founders of the Adler Aphasia Center, this ground-breaking program was developed to promote humanistic, patient-centered care among incoming nursing students this fall.
AACN, Jonas Center & Khan Academy Introduce Online Learning Materials The Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare (Jonas Center), Khan Academy, and AACN are pleased to announce that 55 new healthcare lessons in 9 topic areas are now available online to supplement the learning of healthcare students, practitioners, and patients worldwide.
Deborah Trautman Assumes the Role of AACN’s CEO Deborah E. Trautman, PhD, RN, assumed the office of Chief Executive Officer of AACN on June 16, 2014.
Interprofessional Survey Shows New Data on Clinical Training of Health Professionals In a report released last week by the Center for Workforce Studies at the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), new survey data show that more than 80% of deans and directors from nurse practitioner, physician, and physician assistant programs are concerned about the availability of clinical training sites needed to provide hands-on educational experiences for health profession students.
Meet the new ceo
"As CEO, I will place a high priority on continuing to increase nursing's visibility, participation and leadership in national efforts to improve health and health care." Read more about the AACN's new CEO.