NANN Association News


Join the NANN delegation to Cuba

NANN SmartBrief | Aug 25, 2016

NANN has been invited by the president of the Cuban Society of Nursing to organize a delegation to visit Cuba to meet with our Cuban counterparts and learn about the role of Cuban nurses in health care delivery. NANN is honored to be invited to experience this exciting learning opportunity, planned for March 13-18, 2017. The delegation will be led by NANN President-Elect Lori Brittingham. Delegates have the option of traveling with a guest, who will enjoy a fully-planned itinerary courtesy of Academic Travel Abroad and may also extend their stay to experience the Cuban culture through an extension itinerary. For detailed itinerary options, cost information, and to RSVP, please visit the NANN Academic Travel Abroad enrollment site.


Submit your photo to the Faces of Neonatal Nursing photo contest

NANN SmartBrief | Aug 25, 2016

Every baby is beautiful and we want to see the inspirational images of the precious babies you care for each and every day. Submit your photos to the Faces of Neonatal Nursing photo contest! NANN members will vote online for their favorites beginning in mid-September with a winner announced during the Annual Educational Conference, where the photo submissions and narratives will be also be displayed. The contest winner will receive a complimentary registration to NANN’s 2017 Annual Conference and the photo will be considered for use on the cover of an issue of Advances in Neonatal Care. All photos must be submitted in high-resolution electronic format, preferably 300 DPI, to cbunschoten@nann.org by Aug. 31 with an accompanying photo release form.


Your voice needed on neonatal CNS document by Friday

NANN SmartBrief | Aug 18, 2016

NANN's Task Force on Neonatal CNS Education Standards, Curriculum Guidelines, and Competencies invites your comments on the latest version of its Education Standards, Curriculum Guidelines, and Competencies for the Neonatal Clinical Nurse Specialist. In 2014, NANN created a task force to develop education standards, curriculum guidelines, and competencies for the neonatal clinical nurse specialist (CNS). The task force is now ready to invite public comment on the document before its final revision and publication. The public comment period ends on Aug. 19. The task force welcomes your valuable comments on this important document.


Submit your abstracts for NANN's 2017 Conference!

NANN SmartBrief | Aug 18, 2016

The NANN Program Planning Committee invites you to submit an abstract to present at its 33rd Annual Educational Conference. The planning committee and Education Provider Committee have identified the need to cover a wide range of topics that will appeal to both the novice and expert neonatal nurse. As a result, we have provided a list of topics and areas of interest in order to make the application selection process less cumbersome and more diverse to better meet the educational needs of the conference attendees. We encourage you to suggest your own ideas, present your own research findings, or share your knowledge on a topic of interest. Please keep in mind that application submissions should focus on nursing, be state-of-the-art, evidence-based and challenge neonatal nurses at all levels of expertise. Abstract submission deadline: Tuesday, Nov. 1, at 5 p.m. Central Time. Late submissions will not be accepted. There will be no deadline extensions.


Vote for your NANN and NANNP leaders: Elections now open

NANN SmartBrief | Aug 11, 2016

NANN’s elections to fill available positions on the NANN Board of Directors and NANNP Council are open until Aug. 15. Visit the NANN and NANNP Candidate Corners to learn about the volunteers who are excited to lead NANN and NANNP into the future. Then cast your vote!


Submit your photo to the Faces of Neonatal Nursing Photo Contest

NANN SmartBrief | Aug 11, 2016

Every baby is beautiful and we want to see the inspirational images of the previous babies you care for each and every day. Submit your photos to the Faces of Neonatal Nursing photo contest! NANN members will vote online for their favorites beginning in mid-September with a winner announced during the Annual Educational Conference where the photo submissions and narratives will be also be displayed. The contest winner will receive a complimentary registration to NANN's 2017 Annual Conference and the photo will be considered for use on the cover of an issue of Advances in Neonatal Care. All photos must be submitted in high-resolution electronic format, preferably 300 DPI, to cbunschoten@nann.org by Aug. 31.


Vote for Your NANN and NANNP Leaders: Elections Now Open

NANN SmartBrief | Aug 04, 2016

NANN's elections to fill available positions on the NANN Board of Directors and NANNP Council are open until Aug. 15. Visit the NANN and NANNP Candidate Corners to learn about the volunteers who are excited to lead NANN and NANNP into the future. Then, cast your vote!


There is still time to share your photos with NANN!

NANN SmartBrief | Aug 04, 2016

We received many photos for NANN's Faces of Neonatal Nursing contest, but we want to see more! We're extending the deadline of the contest until Aug. 31, submit your photos now for a chance to win complimentary registration to NANN's 2017 Annual Conference! NANN members will vote online for their favorites beginning in mid-September with a winner announced during the Annual Educational Conference where the photo submissions and narratives will be also be displayed. In addition to winning a complimentary registration to the 2017 Annual Conference, the winning photo will be considered for use on the cover of an issue of Advances in Neonatal Care. All photos must be submitted in high-resolution electronic format, preferably 300 DPI, to cbunschoten@nann.org by Aug. 31.




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