2013 Policy Conference


40th Anniversary of the Academy's
Transforming Health Care: Driving Policy Conference

October 17-19, 2013
Washington, DC

The American Academy of Nursing’s 40th Annual Policy Conference will identify ways nurses are transforming health care and building a better care delivery system. This three day conference will showcase the extraordinary work nurses are undertaking to drive policy changes that meet the health care needs of individuals and populations. Transforming Health Care: Driving Policy highlights nursing initiatives that are transforming healthcare, leading change, and influencing policy and ultimately improving the nation’s health. 

Conference objectives:

  • Profile nursing initiatives that have shaped and transformed health care and generated policy
  • Generate strategies that significantly influence local, regional, and national health care policy agendas
  • Forecast Interdisciplinary research and innovation that transforms healthcare and drives policy
  • Incorporate healthy behaviors into meeting lifestyle

Conference Materials:

2013 Conference Sponsors:


Title Sponsor



























Return to Academy Events