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Response to COVID-19

At a White House Briefing on the Coronavirus on March 18, 2020, Academy leadership joined other national nursing organizations to discuss pressing issues related to the pandemic’s deepening impact on the public’s health and the nursing profession’s ability to provide care. Academy CEO, Suzanne Miyamoto, PhD, RN, FAAN emphasized the importance of protecting the most vulnerable populations, supporting nurses on the frontlines, and increasing access, scale, speed, and accuracy of testing. Read more.

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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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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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