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July 17-20, 2022
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Newsletter— July 6, 2022
In the Journal of Nursing Care Quality , Dr. Emily Drake and colleagues from the University of Virginia posted an article titled Master's Prepared C...
Advocacy, Policy— July 6, 2022
Inside this edition of Washington Weekly : House Appropriations Committee Advanced Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Spending Bill; Ho...
Research— July 6, 2022
Generating strong interest in the PhD in nursing (and similar research-focused doctorates) is a priority for the profession. Although less than 1% of...
Rounds with Leadership— June 29, 2022
Responding to COVID-19 has had a transformative impact on what we teach, how we teach, and how we practice. Nursing programs moved quickly to adapt c...
Press Release— June 24, 2022
In light of the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization case, AACN is deeply concerned about the impact this decis...
Interview with Dr. Susan Bakewell-Sachs from Oregon Health & Sciences University at the 2017 Academic Nursing Leadership Conference.
“AACN is the only place that I can come and truly be among peers.”