Responding to the New Administration and Congress on Diversity and Inclusion Deadline Approaching for 2017 LANP Award Winner for Interprofessional Education Contributions Diversity Award Winner at Spring Meeting
Responding to the New Administration and Congress on Diversity and Inclusion

AACN joins over 44 associations in supporting and protecting the quality of education for all.

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Deadline Approaching for 2017 LANP

Aspiring leaders in nursing are encouraged to apply now for the 2017 Leadership for Academic Nursin Program (LANP) to enhance essential leadership skills.

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Award Winner for Interprofessional Education Contributions

This year’s award goes to Dr. Disch for her passion for IPE & practice that has helped define high quality and safe patient care.

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Diversity Award Winner at Spring Meeting

This year’s award goes to Dr. Norma Martinez Rogers for her tireless pursuit of diversity, inclusion, and sustainability.

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The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is the national voice for America's
baccalaureate-and higher-degree nursing education.

UPCOMING EVENTS

March 17-18, 2017
Spring Executive Development Series (EDS) The Fairmont Washington, Washington, DC
March 18-21, 2017
Spring Annual Meeting The Fairmont Washington, Washington, DC
March 19-21, 2017
Student Policy Summit Park Hyatt Washington, Washington, DC
April 2- 4, 2017
GANES Conference: Catalyzing Nursing Education and Scholarship for Global Health Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay, Miami, FL
April 3- 5, 2017
Graduate Nursing Admissions Professionals (GNAP) Conference Hilton Anatole, Dallas, TX

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NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

February 22, 2017
AACN News Watch Weekly Edition
February 15, 2017
AACN Announces Election Results AACN is pleased to announce the results of its 2017 election to fill seats on the AACN Board of Directors and Nominating Committee.
February 7, 2017
AACN Applauds Bipartisan Commitment to Meeting Healthcare Needs AACN applauds the introduction of the Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2017 by Representatives David Joyce (R-OH), Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), Doris Matsui (D-CA), Rodney Davis (R-IL), Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR), Patrick Meehan (R-PA), and Kathy Castor (D-FL). For over 50 years, Title VIII programs have helped provide a direct response to the call for nursing services across America. This legislation would reauthorize the Nursing Workforce Development Programs (Title VIII of the Public Health Service Act) through Fiscal Year 2022 and aligns them with current trends in the profession.
January 31, 2017
AACN to Move Headquarters Office in Washington, DC AACN is pleased to announce that it will be moving its headquarters office to 655 K Street, NW in Washington, DC in late summer 2017. At its new home base, AACN will be co-located with peer associations representing medicine, dentistry, physician assistant education, and veterinary medicine.
January 24, 2017
AACN Announces CNL Visionary Leader and Vanguard Awards AACN is pleased to announce that Ms. Elizabeth Murphy, Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer at Mercy Health Saint Mary's, is the recipient of the 2017 CNL Visionary Leader Award. The highest honor presented by AACN to practice leaders making significant contributions to advancing the Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) initiative, this award will be presented at the 2017 CNL Summit in Atlanta, GA on February 22, 2017.
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Featured Resource

 
New Era for Academic Nursing Report

AACN is pleased to announce the release of a new report titled Advancing Healthcare Transformation: A New Era for Academic Nursing, which addresses how baccalaureate and higher degree schools of nursing can amplify their role in improving health and health care at the local, state, and national levels. Read Moremore