Call for Abstracts Now Open 2015 ELNEC Course Schedule View AACN's Webinar Archives for Free! 2014 Fall Meeting Featured Speaker
Call for Abstracts Now Open

Call for abstracts are now open for the Baccalaureate Education Conference Professional Competency: Putting the Pieces Together.

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2015 ELNEC Course Schedule

End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) will release it's 2015 course schedule on August 1, 2014. Stay tuned to see where ELNEC will go next!

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View AACN's Webinar Archives for Free!

Is your license up for renewal soon? Take advantage of the summer and view AACN Webinars at no charge for AACN member schools.

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2014 Fall Meeting Featured Speaker

Join us at the Fall Meeting where futurist Ian Morrison will address changes in the healthcare marketplace, including how nursing can leverage these changes.

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The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is the national voice for America's
baccalaureate-and higher-degree nursing education.

UPCOMING EVENTS

October 24-25, 2014
Organizational Leadership Network (OLN) Meeting JW Marriott, Washington, DC
October 25-28, 2014
Fall Semiannual Meeting JW Marriott, Washington, DC
November 19-20, 2014
Fall Executive Development Series Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace, Baltimore, MD
November 20, 2014
Instructional Leadership Network (ILN) Meeting Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace, Baltimore, MD
November 20-22, 2014
Baccalaureate Education Conference Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace, Baltimore, MD

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NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

June 17, 2014
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.
June 16, 2014
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.
June 12, 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.
May 28, 2014
Final Cohort of RWJF NCIN Program Awards Grants to 400 Scholarships The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) today announced awards to 52 schools of nursing that will comprise the final cohort of RWJF’s prestigious New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program (NCIN). For the 2014-2015 academic year, the schools will receive grants to support traditionally underrepresented students who are making a career switch to nursing through an accelerated baccalaureate or master’s degree program.
May 9, 2014
The Arnold P. Gold Foundation and AACN Initiate White Coat Ceremony In support of a collaborative partnership announced last fall, The Arnold P. Gold Foundation (APGF) and AACN are delighted to announce that a lead gift of $500,000 for this ground-breaking program is being generously provided by APGF Trustee Elaine Adler and her husband Mike, Co-Founders of the Adler Aphasia Center.
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Meet the new ceo

Deborah E.
Trautman
PhD, RN

"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.