Faculty Practice: Leading Change

January 18, 2022

This event is designed for individuals involved in promoting, administering, and engaging in faculty practice, which is coordinated by AACN’s Practice Leadership Network. Emphasis is being placed on the need for practice savvy educators who can translate current healthcare environment scenarios to the classroom at every level.

Who Should Attend:

Individuals who promote, administer, and engage in faculty practice.

How to Attend:

The Faculty Practice Pre-Conference will be offered as an in-person event prior to the Doctoral Education Conference.

Conference Venue:

Hotel Del Coronado
1500 Orange Ave.
Coronado, CA 92118

Call for Abstracts

Opening on Monday, August 15, 2022.

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) invites abstracts describing programs, courses, initiatives, or evaluation strategies that characterize the conference theme, addressing the many changes and challenges in baccalaureate and other professional entry-level programs.

Submission Topics:

  • Academic Nursing: Excellence & Innovation
  • Leading & Advancing Improvements in Health, Health Care, & Higher Education
  • Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Additional information on all our upcoming Call for Abstracts and guidelines can be found here.


The safety of attendees and staff is our top priority – we will follow all relevant protocols and CDC guidelines and will work closely with the hotel to promote the recommended practices at the time of the event.

Vaccine Requirement 

Currently all meeting attendees, speakers, partners, and AACN staff are to be fully vaccinated in order to gain access to the Doctoral Education Conference and its pre-conference event spaces. Please check back frequently for news and additional guidance as we refine our planning.


The State of California has no mask mandate; therefore, wearing masks is currently optional.

Duty of Care 

By attending the Doctoral Education Conference and its pre-conferences, you agree to abide by and engage in conduct that is beneficial to health and safety of all attendees and constituents. This includes, but is not limited to, providing verification of vaccination, practicing appropriate physical distancing, and not attending any events if you are ill or have been recently exposed to COVID-19.

Registration Fees

Faculty Practice Pre-Conference
January 18, 2023
  StandardEnds Dec. 19 LateStarts Dec. 19
AACN Member $299 $349
AACN Non-Member $399 $449

Register now


AACN Conference Team
Phone: 202-463-6930
Email: conferences@aacnnursing.org