Symposium Program

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Join the New DEILN

DEILN supports the efforts of AACN member institutions to identify effective strategies for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in academic nursing and the nursing workforce.  

Membership in DEILN is open to all faculty, deans, and staff with an interest in advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. This network will be of particular interest to diversity officers, administrators responsible for multicultural/diversity affairs, and those serving in or aspiring to similar roles.

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Symposium Objectives

  • Examine academic nursing organizational changes that advance diversity, equity and inclusion strategies leading to improved student outcomes.  
  • Explore local and national regulatory changes that impact the implementation of diversity, equity, and inclusion strategies in academic nursing.
  • Examine the impact of diversity, equity, and inclusion changes within academic nursing on the nursing profession to achieve health equity for all

Continuing Education

AACN is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. CE hours will be offered for this conference.

Diversity Leadership Institute

Learn more about the Diversity Leadership Institute, a new program in AACN's Diversity & Inclusion portfolio.