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April 23, 2018
AACN is pleased to announce that five Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars have been selected through a national scholarship program funded by the Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing’s Future.
March 26, 2018
AACN is pleased to announce that Dr. Ann Cary, dean of the School of Nursing and Health Studies at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, has been appointed Chair of the AACN Board of Directors. Dr. Cary began her two-year term as the association's highest elected official at the close of AACN's 2018 Spring Business Meeting held earlier today in Washington, D.C.
February 15, 2018
The Arnold P. Gold Foundation is delighted to announce that the Hope Babette Tang Humanism in Healthcare Essay Contest will expand in 2018 to include nursing students, a collaboration with AACN and AAMC.
February 14, 2018
AACN is pleased to announce the latest awardees of the annual Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) Awards, which recognize the innovative work of certified CNLs in practice and education.
February 13, 2018
President Trump released the Administration's Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 budget yesterday, which proposes sweeping cuts to certain federal programs within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Department of Education.
February 7, 2018
AACN is pleased to announce the results of its 2018 election to fill seats on the AACN Board of Directors and Nominating Committee.
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.
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 professionals and ensure quality outcomes.
October 6, 2017
The End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC), a partnership between the AACN and City of Hope, celebrated its 200th course in Minneapolis, MN. Since its inception in 2000, ELNEC has been committed to providing educational resources and train-the-trainer courses for nurses in an effort to advance palliative care for those with serious illness.
September 22, 2017
Today, AACN opposes the "Graham-Cassidy" legislative proposal, as it would place the health and coverage of millions of Americans at risk.