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November 22, 2013

Employment of New Nurse Graduates and Employer Preferences for Baccalaureate-Prepared Nurses

In August 2013, AACN conducted its third online survey of nursing schools offering baccalaureate and graduate programs in the U.S. to better assess the experience of new graduates in finding employment during these tough economic times.


August 9, 2013

AACN and the CDC Announce New Public Health Fellowship Opportunity

AACN and the CDC are pleased to announce that a new nurse fellowship is now available through this collaborative effort that focuses on Managing Chronic Conditions in Schools.


August 8, 2013

AACN Seeks Proposals for a National Study on the DNP

With the national movement to the DNP well underway, the AACN Board is seeking to identify best practices related to facilitating programmatic change and delineate barriers that may be addressed through focused advocacy and other means.


July 25, 2013

AACN and the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Join to Launch National Nurse Initiative

Leaders with The Arnold P. Gold Foundation and AACN announced a new collaboration to recognize nurses who exhibit leadership in compassionate, humanistic care as educators, researchers, mentors and practitioners as well as students who exemplify and demonstrate these qualities.


July 1, 2013

Introducing the New AACN-Wharton Executive Leadership Fellows

AACN is pleased to announce the second class of nursing deans who have successfully completed the AACN-Wharton Executive Leadership Program. Launched in 2012 in collaboration with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, this world-class enrichment experience is designed exclusively for top academic leaders in schools of nursing.


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