Fall Executive Development Series Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace, Baltimore, MD
National Nursing Informatics Deep Dive Pre-Conference Program Baltimore, MD
Instructional Leadership Network (ILN) Program Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace, Baltimore, MD
Baccalaureate Education Conference Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace, Baltimore, MD
CNL Research Symposium Buena Vista Palace, Orlando, FL
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
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.
AACN's Partnership with CDC Yields Opportunities in Population and Public Health AACN is pleased to announce that new funding opportunities are now available through its partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which was created to help build capacity in the population health and public health nursing workforce.
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.