2021 Annual Report

The American Academy of Nursing is pleased to announce the release of its 2021 Annual Report. This past year, the Academy and our Fellows have accomplished a tremendous amount to impact meaningful change. The Academy remained steadfast in its efforts to amplify how nursing leadership, innovation, and science are essential to addressing the most complex challenges in an ever-changing environment.

The American Academy of Nursing’s 2021 Annual Report highlights the organization’s activities throughout the calendar year (January-December). It reflects our collective perseverance and commitment towards a brighter, healthier future for all.

Inside this Report

  • Membership and operational highlights that showcase the diversity of the Fellowship and the organization's policy goals.
  • Details of the Academy's policy impact throughout 2021, including Fellows' policy publications in our journal, Nursing Outlook.
  • Highlights from the poignant work of the Academy’s three signature initiatives — the Institute for Nursing Leadership, the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science, and Edge Runners.
  • Recognition of the Academy's incredible volunteers, donors, and Fellows who advance the mission of the organization and work towards achieving health equity through their leadership, innovation, and science.

      Scroll through the report using the online version below or view a printable PDF version here.