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  • Faculty Link Newsletter: December 2017 Issue

    Faculty News, Newsletter— December 11, 2017

    See the latest opportunities for faculty including, webinars, conferences, funding opportunities,  and recent award winners.


  • AACN News Watch Weekly Edition

    News, Newsletter— December 6, 2017

    This week News Watch features AACN Member News and Announcements,  Utah Nurse Alex Wubbels to speak at upcoming GNSA Conference, and New Fellowship Opportunities through AACN and the CDC.


  • AACN Announces Members of the Health Policy Advisory Committee

    Press Release— November 30, 2017

    AACN is pleased to announce the new and returning members of the Health Policy Advisory Council (HPAC) - Convened to Strengthen Nursing's Role in the Policy Arena.


  • Rounds with Leadership: From Dialogue to Collaboration

    Rounds with Leadership— November 29, 2017

    To help eliminate misperceptions and answer questions about APRN education and practice, AACN has issued a letter to the AMA to initiate a national dialogue about how to foster collaboration where all members of the healthcar...


  • December 15 Deadline for Grant Funding Opportunity Open to West Coast Schools

    Faculty News— November 29, 2017

    AACN is pleased to offer competitive mini-grant awards to member schools through a new collaboration with the National Institutes of Health (NIH). West Coast school applications will be considered for proposals on acceleratin...


  • AACN Partners with CastleBranch in Clinical Preparation of Nursing Professionals

    Press Release— October 23, 2017

    AACN and CastleBranch announced a new partnership that can provide schools of nursing nationwide with an online platform, CastleBranch Bridges (CB Bridges), designed to facilitate the clinical education of healthcare profess...


Featured Publications

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.

New Recommended CNL Practice Experiences

AACN has released a list of 24 experiences that are deemed to be critical for preparing CNL graduates with the skills and knowledge needed to effectively perform in diverse practice settings and systems upon graduation. The list was developed by an Expert Panel comprised of CNL faculty, representatives from practice, and practicing CNLs.

Official Journal of the AACN

Keep pace with continuing changes in legislative, regulatory, ethical, and professional standards that affect your nursing career with this bimonthly scholarly journal.