We are pleased to announce NANN and NANNP Individual Awards are now open! Please consider applying or nominating a colleague for one (or more!) of these outstanding NANN offerings.
Did you miss out on NANN’s 2018 annual conference? Or, is there a session you wish you had attended while there? NANN’s got you covered!
Here’s your second chance to access the following education:
Interested in submitting an abstract for the 2019 Annual Conference, October 9-12, 2019, in Savannah, GA? Submitting an abstract isn’t as intimidating as it seems, we promise! NANN created the Yes, YOU CAN Present at NANN Next Year! webinar to walk you through the process. This webinar recording covers tips
Each year, NANN recognizes the outstanding contributions of individuals practicing in neonatal nursing. NANN is thrilled to share the following recipients of our 2018 awards! Interested in sharing your professional or chapter achievements in 2019? Applications for the NANN 2019 Awards are now open!
- Lifetime Achievement Award: Carol
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We’re thrilled to announce the publication has been updated for the first time in eight years to provide the most current policies, procedures, and competencies in the practice of neonatal nursing. The new edition can equip your
The National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) Program Planning Committee Call for Abstracts is now open. NANN and the Program Planning Committee invite you to submit an abstract during the 2019 Annual Conference, October 9-12, 2019, in Savannah, GA. Deadline to apply is January 7, 2019.
Learn more and submit
Join us for the next Research Summit in Scottsdale, Arizona, March 26-28, 2019 by submitting a Research proposal or Evidence-Based Practice change project that you have implemented or are planning to implement and complete by early Spring 2019.
Selected individuals attend the fully-supported Summit to present their research or practice
NANN is proud to announce a new edition of Baby Steps to Home, now available for nurses and parents.
Newborn screening and critical congenital heart defects screening
Did you miss NANN's 33rd Annual Conference last October? Now you can stream select sessions from the meeting!
Four sessions from NANN's 2017 Conference are now available for streaming:
- Transforming Care for Extremely Premature Babies (Artificial Womb)
- Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Rethinking Out Approach
- Legalization of Marijuana: Unintended Consequences on our
Stream the free State of the NNP Workforce Webinar on demand!
Whether you’re considering changing jobs, getting ready to hire, or pondering becoming an NNP - this webinar will provide a well-rounded perspective and give you an in-depth understanding of the NNP workforce now and into the future.
NANN is proud to welcome two new chapters, the Central Ohio Chapter and Florida West Coast Chapter!
All across the country, NANN chapters play an important role in the association's efforts by providing services and support for thousands of members at the grassroots level.
Join the Central Ohio Chapter or
Stream the state of the art science workshop on skin care in the NICU with Neonatal Skin: How Science Improves Neonatal Skin Care in the NICU.
This video presents a strategy to successfully address the multiple skin issues that challenge nurses in the routine care of premature and full term
New members can save big by joining as a group and current members can be rewarded for referrals!
Group membership discounts make it easier and less expensive to join the National Association of Neonatal Nurses. And there’s no more requirement for group members to come from the same institution –
Download the "Positioning the Neonatal for Best Outcomes" at no cost and earn 1.0 CNE Contact Hours.
Purchase the new Mentoring Toolkit for Nurse Practitioners.
The Mentoring Toolkit for Nurse Practitioners presents the evidence, provides the rationale, and delivers the tools needed to establish a formal, structured mentoring program for new nurse practitioners at your institution. This toolkit incorporates a comprehensive suite of tools for every phase
The National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) is organizing a delegation to Vietnam for the purpose of meeting with our Vietnamese counterparts as we learn about the challenges and advances of neonatal healthcare delivery in Vietnam. The delegation takes place in March 2018.
Delegates will have the opportunity to participate
NANN is once again offering scholarships to attend the NICU Leadership Forum taking place April 22-26, 2018 at the Marriott Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra, FL.
Leadership in today's NICU requires knowledge, creative thinking, and problem solving to confront increasing regulatory, business, and personal challenges. The NICU Leadership Forum will provide
The Nurse in Washington Internship (NIWI) is an intense learning experience for nurses interested in becoming more involved in the legislative and regulatory aspects of healthcare. The 2017 NIWI program will take place March 11-13 in Washington, DC. NANN is offering two (2) scholarships for nurses to attend the program.
The National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) Program Planning Committee would like to invite you to submit an abstract to present at the 34th Annual Conference, taking place October 17-20 in Anaheim, CA.
Abstract Submission Deadline: Monday, December 18, 2017 at 5:00 PM (Central Time)
Late submissions will not be
View the finalists in this year's Faces of Neonatal Nursing Photo Contest and vote!
Please vote for your favorite photo by selecting one of the images in voting link below.
NANN is pleased to announce the elected Board of Directors and NANNP Council Members.
NANN Board of Directors
Secretary/Treasurer: Joan Rikli, MSN RN CPNP-PC NE-BC
Director-at-Large: Elizabeth Sharpe, DNP NNP-BC
Director-at-Large: Annie Rohan, PhD RN NNP-BC CPNP-PC FAANP
Staff Nurse Director-at-Large: Thomasine Farrell, BSN RNC
NANNP Council Members
The NACNS 2016 CNS Census is seeking information on how nurses with CNS education and experience are contributing to the health care system.
The National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS) CNS Census is a survey that allows NACNS to collect crucial data on the demographics, education and practice of clinical nurse specialists, an
NANN’s elections to fill available positions on the NANN Board of Directors and NANNP Council are open until Monday, July 17, 2017 at 11:59 pm Pacific Time. Visit the NANN and NANNP Candidate Corners to learn about the volunteers who are excited to lead NANN and NANNP into the future.
This year's theme "Healing Hands, Generous Hearts", showcases the passion you pour into your work each and every day, and the undeniable fact that what you do matters.
As a neonatal nurse, you go above and beyond and are tasked with providing critical care that helps the tiniest patients
Congratulations to Malissa McGillivray, winner of the 2016 Brighter Tomorrow Story Contest! Malissa's story was titled "Carrying a Life and Saving a Life; Our Job is Everything but Ordinary."
Carrying a Life and Saving a Life; Our Job is Everything but Ordinary
Malissa McGillivray, RN
Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome is a growing concern in our members’ NICU populations. NANN is thrilled to partner with Vermont Oxford Network to offer this special Pre-conference session at this year’s annual meeting.
NANN has two new CNENow! modules for download, free for members.
The two modules, "The Management of Human Milk in the NICU" and "Improving Outcomes with Colostrum Human Milk—Evidence Guide to Practice," available in the NANN store, are free for NANN members. Both modules are supported by NeoMed.