Celebrating National Nurses Week 2023

This month on Twitter, we'll showcase resources, tools, and highlights related to self-care, recognition, professional development, and community engagement. Don’t miss these special opportunities and reasons to celebrate. 

AACN Mourns the Loss of Dr. Lucy Marion, Former Dean at Augusta University

AACN is mourning the passing of Lucy N. Marion, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAANP, who passed away April 13, 2023, at the age of 76. With over 50 years of experience in nursing, Dr. Marion was a pioneer in nursing, as well as a dedicated educator, researcher, and advocate who touched the lives of countless people throughout her career, including many at AACN.

AACN Appoints Dr. Brenda Baker as New Director of Policy

AACN is pleased to welcome Brenda Baker, PhD, RN, FAAN as its new Director of Policy, effective April 17. Prior to joining AACN, Dr. Baker was an associate clinical professor at Emory University in the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing and a 2021-2022 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellow working in the office of Senator Bill Cassidy (R-LA).