General Information


Continuing Nursing Education

Earn continuing nursing education (CNE) contact hours from the live virtual conference for
your professional development, certification/recertification, and relicensure. We've created
packages to allow more flexibility with your schedules and contact hour needs. Choose the
Registration Package that fits your needs:

  • Pre-Conference Sessions = $119 member / $139 non-member – up to 6 contact hours
  • Full Access Package = $499 member / $659 non-member – 25 contact hours
  • Standard Package = $369 member / $509 non-member – 17 contact hours
  • Partial Package = $219 member / $289 non-member – 10 contact hours
  • Mix and match live and recorded sessions to create the virtual conference experience that
    works for you!

  • All registered attendees will be able to attend all live presentations, and will have
    access to all live presentations, all recorded sessions, posters, exhibitor directory,
    and more.
  • Flexibility to attend live any day/time you'd like!
  • CNE contact hours are included in your Registration Package price.
  • Extended access – Earn contact hours up to two years after the virtual conference
    when you complete the online evaluation in the AAACN Online Library. Access and
    print your CNE certificates in the AAACN Online Library any time.
  • Evaluate sessions online, either onsite or at home, to earn your contact hours. You will have approximately 2 years following the virtual conference to complete evaluations. Access and print your CNE certificates in the AAACN Online Library any time.

    This conference is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing (AAACN).

    Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc., is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    AAACN is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP5366.

    Accreditation of activities for contact hours does not imply approval or endorsement of any product, advertising, or educational content by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc., AAACN, or the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Poster Presentations

    Attendees will view posters with complementary recordings and participate in a live interactive chat with presenters during designated times of the virtual conference. Additional posters will be available for viewing on-demand in the AAACN Online Library. Attendees must view a minimum of 20 posters to earn the available 2.0 contact hours for full poster viewing.

    Payment Policy

    Registrations will be processed only when accompanied by full payment. If a check is returned by the bank or a credit card denied, full payment must be received by cashier’s check or money order with an additional $30 processing fee.

    If payment is not received by the AAACN National Office prior to the conference, you must pay the full amount online. If you do not receive registration confirmation 1 week prior to the conference, contact the AAACN National Office at 800.262.6877 or

    If you have requested payment through your facility/employer, check with the facility/employer to be sure they have processed the payment. You will be responsible for the registration fee if your facility did not pay in advance. Purchase orders (including government purchase orders) are not an acceptable form of payment. All fees are in U.S. dollars.

    Cancellations and Substitutions

    Cancellations and substitutions must be requested in writing by email to For cancellations received after July 15, 2020, we will refund your full registration fee minus a $50 administrative fee. No refunds will be made after July 29, 2020. Telephone cancellations will not be accepted. AAACN membership dues are nontransferable and nonrefundable.

    Refunds will be returned to the party who originally issued payment. If you are unable to attend, a substitution may be made. If your substitute is not a AAACN member, additional fees may apply.

    In the event AAACN should find it necessary to cancel or postpone this conference for any reason including, but not limited to, registration responses, strikes, or acts of God, AAACN will not be liable for registrants’ expenses. In whatever method the cancellation/postponement is ultimately resolved, AAACN will act responsibly to protect members’ and registrants’ investment in the conference and association.

    Can’t Attend the Virtual Conference?

    We’ll miss you, but you won’t have to miss the education! Virtual and pre-recorded sessions outlined in this brochure will be available for purchase in the AAACN Online Library approximately 6 weeks after the conference. Individual sessions and full conference package will be available.

    AAACN 2020 Conference Committees

    Program Planning

    George D. Velianoff, PhD, RN, FACHE, ANEF Chair
    Sadiat Toyin Lawal, MSN, RN, CCCTM Chair-Elect
    Jacqui Ioli, PhD, CRNP, APN, PPCNP
    Panissa Bryant Caldwell, MHA, BSN, RN
    Michele Sibley, MSN, RN-BC
    Gregory Kopp, MN, MHA, RN, CENP
    Michele Boyd, MSN, RN, NPD-BC Education Director

    Abstract Review

    Elizabeth Anderson, MSN, RN-BC
    Elizabeth Barton, RN-BC
    Sibil Blee, MSN, RN
    Caleb Dettmann, MSN, RN, NE-BC
    Joyce Falkenhan, MSN, RN-BC, CNRN
    Amy Fulwood, BSN, RN-BC
    Kathleen Gravelle, MS, BSN, RN
    Leslie Hazle, MS, RN
    Rachel Hamer, MSN, RN
    Krisanne Hudson, MSN, RN-BC, CCM
    Kristine Kelm, MS, BSN, RN
    Beckie Kronebusch, MS, APRN, AGCNS-BC
    Jamie Lourey, BSN, RN
    Molly Moran, MSN, RN, CCRN
    Theresa Mostasisa, EdD, DSD, MS, BSN, RN, PHN
    Sarah Storhoff, MSN, RN-BC
    Dawn Vonderheide, MSN, RN-BC, NE

    Photo Release

    AAACN occasionally uses photographs of conference participants in promotional materials (digital and print). By virtue of your attendance, you agree to usage of your image in such media. Additionally, any photos made public and shared through the official AAACN Annual Conference App are the property of AAACN and may be used in promotional materials.

    Conference Frequently Asked Questions

    Questions and concerns have been addressed in this comprehensive FAQs.

    View the Conference FAQs