CNL Research Symposium Buena Vista Palace, Orlando, FL
CNL Summit Buena Vista Palace, Orlando, FL
Nursing Science and the Research-Focused Doctorate Pre-Conference Workshop Hotel Del Coronado, San Diego, CA
Faculty Practice Pre-Conference Hotel Del Coronado, San Diego, CA
Doctoral Education Conference Hotel Del Coronado, San Diego, CA
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
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)
Ebola Resources for Nurse Educators To support the information needs of nursing school deans, faculty, students, and other stakeholders, AACN has developed this resource center to highlight key information sources about the Ebola crisis found on the web. This page will be updated daily to include details about new informational events and webinars, the latest news from the CDC, and work underway at our nation’s nursing schools related to Ebola preparedness and response.
AACN Announces Members of the Inaugural GNSA Policy Committee AACN is pleased to announce the appointment of seven nursing students to the inaugural Graduate Nursing Student Academy (GNSA) Policy Committee. Selected through a competitive application process, members of this committee will receive support and guidance to become highly-skilled advocates on behalf of patients and the nursing profession.
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.