Past CNL Summits

2020 CNL Summit
Achieving the Next Level of Excellence: In Practice, Education & Career
February 20-22, 2020
Hilton Palacio Del Rio | San Antonio, TX

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2019 CNL Summit
Leading Quality Improvement Through Evidence and Innovation
February 20-22, 2019
Tampa Marriott Waterside | Tampa, FL

2018 CNL Summit
Driving Transformation in Health Care: The Clinical Nurse Leader
February 21-23, 2018
Hyatt Regency Orange County | Anaheim CA

2017 CNL Summit
Building on Success: Leading Innovation and Achieving Results
February 22-24, 2017
Atlanta Marriott Marquis Hotel | Atlanta, GA

  • Presentations - Coming Soon!

2016 CNL Summit
The Clinical Nurse Leader: Elevating Care, Lowering Costs, and Driving Change
January 14-16, 2016
Hyatt Regency Long Beach | Long Beach, CA

2015 CNL Summit
Clinical Nurse Leaders: A Value-based Investment for Achieving Quality Outcomes
January 22-24, 2015
Buena Vista Palace | Orlando, FL

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