Faculty Development Conference Loews Vanderbilt Hotel, Nashville, TN
Master's Education Conference Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront, St. Petersburg, FL
Spring Executive Development Series The Fairmont, Washington, DC
Spring Annual Meeting The Fairmont, Washington, DC
Student Policy Summit Park Hyatt Washington
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Information for Those Traveling to San Diego AACN is aware that severe winter weather on the East Coast may impact your travel plans to San Diego, CA for the Doctoral Education Conference this week.
AACN, Jonas Center, & Khan Academy to Produce New Learning Resources Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare (Jonas Center), Khan Academy, and AACN today announced the continuation of a groundbreaking partnership to produce innovative, online healthcare content for a global audience of faculty, students, practitioners, and consumers.
National Coalition Launches Effort to Place 10,000 Nurses on Governing Boards by 2020 AACN is pleased to be a founding member of the Nurses on Boards Coalition, a group of national nursing organizations working together to increase nurses’ presence on corporate and non-profit health-related boards of directors throughout the country.
AACN Releases Findings from National Study on the Practice Doctorate AACN released findings from a national study conducted by the RAND Corporation, which examined the progress made by nursing schools in transitioning to the practice doctorate – a solution advanced 10 years ago to better meet the healthcare needs of the nation. The report authors found near universal agreement among nurse educators about the value of the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree in preparing individuals for advanced nursing practice.
Joint Statement from the Tri-Council for Nursing: Engaging Academic Nursing in the National Response to Ebola Engaging the Nursing Education Community in the Local Response to the Ebola Virus, a joint statement from the Tri-Council for Nursing: American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN;) American Nurses Association (ANA); American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE); and National League for Nursing (NLN)
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.