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2019 Year in Action

This year was a year of change and opportunity as the Academy expanded its health policy actions to increase impact and influence. Take a look at all that we've accomplished!


Nurses in Action

The American Academy of Nursing is committed to advancing the voice of the profession through health policies and promoting nurses into positions of influence. 

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Each dollar raised directly supports the Academy's mission of transforming health policy and practice through nursing knowledge. We are proud to acknowledge the generosity of our supporters and their commitment to the Academy. 

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President's Message

Eileen Sullivan-Marx
American Academy of Nursing President Eileen Sullivan-Marx, PhD, RN, FAAN, publishes monthly messages in Nursing Outlook and FAAN Mail offering insights into the top issues impacting health policy and updates from the Academy. 

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