The purpose of this committee is to plan, organize, and assist in conducting the AAACN Annual Conference that is consistent with AAACN's mission, strategic plan, and to meet the education needs of members and colleagues.
The Education Director assists in all aspects of conference planning and assists in implementation as needed.
The main purpose of the committee is to review oral and poster abstracts submitted to select qualified presenters to speak (or present a poster) on desired topics at the conference.
Monthly conference calls, and email correspondence is estimated to take 1 hour per week during Conference Planning (September - November).
During Conference Planning, committee members will spend will spend additional time reviewing oral and poster abstracts, selecting and confirming presenters, and participating on additional conference calls. Time commitment during "peak" conference planning times is two hours per week.
The Conference Manager plans the logistics of the meeting site and participates in implementation of conference activities. Marketing of the conference, all activities related to registering attendees and preparation of all materials are done by the national office.
- George D. Velianoff, PhD, RN, FACHE, ANEF
- (Past Chair)
Nena M. Bonuel, PhD, RN, CCRN-E, CNS, ACNS-BC
- Linda Perkins, MSN, RN
- Maureen Sims, MBA, BSN, RN, NE-BC
- Sadiat Toyin Lawal, MSN, RN, CCCTM
- Diana Harmon, MSN, MHA, RN, CCCTM
- Rosemarie Marmion, MSN, RN-BC, NE-BC
- Kristina Moran
800-262-6877, press 8 when you hear the recording
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