Essentials National Faculty Meeting

As part of our work to build awareness and consensus around the new Essentials, we have created a virtual learning portfolio for you to use to share information about our current work on the Essentials and to garner the input and ideas for moving forward. Learn more.

Break Through Barriers at the Doctoral Education Conference

Join us in January and explore how to build a bridge to a better future for doctoral education. Learn more.

Transform 2020

Save the date for the first national conference for faculty teaching in baccalaureate and/or master’s nursing programs.

AACN’s Anniversary Gala: An Evening to Remember

Photos from AACN’s 50th Anniversary Gala are now available for download! View the photo gallery and download photos here.

News & Announcements News & Announcements
  • AACN News Watch Weekly Edition

    News, Newsletter— December 11, 2019

    In this week's News Watch, take a look back at 1986, catch up on the Weekly Digest, and view all new partnership and grant-funded opportunities.


  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— December 11, 2019

    Inside this edition of Washington Weekly : AACN reiterates funding request to appropriators; Honoring the 25 th Anniversary of the Student Aid All...


  • Call for Volunteers - Serve on an AACN Committee

    Announcement, Membership— December 10, 2019

    AACN is currently seeking volunteers to serve on several committees and program subcommittees for appointments effective March 2020. 


  • Faculty Link Newsletter: December 2019

    Faculty News, Newsletter— December 10, 2019

    In this month's issue of Faculty Link, learn how to participate in AACN's National Faculty Meeting, view the 2019 Scholarship of Teaching and Excelle...


  • AACN Awards 2019 NIDA Award to Monjama Korngor

    Student News— December 5, 2019

    Congratulations Monjama Korngor on receiving the 2019 American Association Colleges of Nursing (AACN) and the National Institute  of  Drug Abuse (NIDA...


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The Research-Focused Doctoral Program in Nursing
Pathways to Excellence

Report from the AACN Task Force on the Research-Focused Doctorate in Nursing


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Benefits of AACN Membership

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.”

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