Doctor of Nursing Practice
AACN's 2013 DNP Summit - April 15-16, 2013
AACN is pleased to be hosting the National Dialogue on Quality and Excellence in DNP Education at the Intercontinental Chicago O’Hare Hotel on April 15-16, 2013. AACN invites member schools with a DNP program or planning to offer a DNP program to send two representatives to the summit. Click here for more information.
Presentation from Dr. Jane Kirschling at the 2013 Doctoral Education Conference
Updated April 2013
March 6, 2009
This document delineates the key institutional and academic issues related to the process of achieving the 2015 timeline.
In a move consistent with other health professions, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) decided that only practice doctoral degrees with the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) title will be eligible for CCNE accreditation.
AACN Applauds the National Academy of Sciences' Report which Supports the Development of the Practice Doctorate in Nursing