2008 Policy Conference

35th Annual Meeting & Conference


Conference Theme and Purpose: 

American Academy of Nursing’s 35th Annual Meeting and Conference, Health as a Bridge for Global Peace, will provide a focus on Global Health and the critical role nurses play in all aspects of preventing and fighting diseases around the world. 

Conference Objectives: 

  • Identify specific strategies the nursing profession can use to improve global health,
  • Discuss challenges and opportunities in the field of global health; and,
  • Offer professional sessions and networking in order to explore the relationships between world peace, the health of nations, and the health of the people of each nation.

Conference Materials: 

2008 Conference Planning Committee: 

Bobbie Berkowitz, PhD, RN, FAAN
Suzanne L. Feetham, PhD, RN, FAAN
Marianne Hattar, DNS, MSN, RN, FAAN
Ada Sue Hinshaw, PhD, RN, FAAN
Afaf I. Meleis, PhD, FAAN
Pamela Mitchell, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
Barbara Nichols, MS, RN, FAAN
Doreen C. Harper, PhD, RN, FAAN
Joyce A. Verran, PhD, RN, FAAN
Pat Ford-Roegner, MSW, RN, FAAN
Melinda Mercer Ray
AAN Deputy Director for Operations

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