General Information


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 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.

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Cancellations and substitutions must be requested in writing via fax (856-218-0557), email (, or written notice to AAACN (PO Box 56, Pitman, NJ 08071-0056). We’ll be happy to refund your registration fee, less a $50 administration fee, if received before March 7, 2023. No refunds will be made after that date. Telephone cancellations will not be accepted. AAACN membership dues are nonrefundable. All other monies 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.

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.

AAACN Online Library, Conference Handouts, & Contact Hours

The AAACN Online Library gives you even more value with your conference registration.

Full conference attendees receive free access to all virtual and pre-recorded conference sessions in the AAACN Online Library. Content will be available approximately 3 weeks after the conference. Be sure to take advantage of this additional learning experience at your convenience.

Session handouts will be available to view and print approximately 2 weeks prior to the conference.

Evaluate sessions online, either onsite or at home, to earn your contact hours. You will have approximately 4 weeks following the virtual conference to complete evaluations.

Access and print your CNE certificates in the AAACN Online Library any time.

Can’t Attend the Conference?

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

Poster Presentations

Access posters and selected recordings on-demand directly from our presenters to earn additional contact hours.

AAACN 2023 Conference Committees

Program Planning

Chairperson, 2022-2023
Penny Morgan Overgaard, PhD, RN, CPN

Chair-Elect, 2022-2023
Gregory Kopp, MN, MHA, RN, RN-BC, CENP

Committee Members
Constance Buran, PhD, RN, NE-BC
Kerri Black, BSN, RN-BC, CCCTM
Patricia J. Hughes, DNP, RN, NE-BC
Leslie Giddens Robinson, MSN, RN
Dawn Vonderheide, DNP, RN, AMB-BC, NE-BC
Rachelle White, RN, MSN, CCCTM

Board Liaison
Stephanie Witwer, PhD, RN, NEA-BC

Education Director
Michele Boyd, MSN, RN, NPD-BC

Abstract Review

Julie Alban, DNP, MPH, RN-BC, CCCTM
Libertie Collins, MSN, RN -BC, CPHQ, CPPS
Mary DiGiulio, DNP, APN, FAANP
Celeste Fisher, MPH, RN, NE-BC
Anna Fletcher, MS, BSN, BA, RN, AMB-BC, CCCTM, CDCES
Carmela Hartline, MS, BSN, RN, NEA-BC
Michele Hasselblad, DNP, RN, NE-BC
Melissa Holmes, MSN, RN, AMB-BC
April Howell, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Lindsay Miller, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Laurel More, MS, RN, NPD-BC, CPN
Kimberly Regis, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, CPNP-PC, BCC
Sarah Storhoff, MSN, RN-BC