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Better Health Through Nursing Science


The aims of the Council are to:

  1. Be a strong voice of nurse scientists at the national and international levels that supports the development, conduct and utilization of nursing science;
  2. Share research findings with individuals, communities, institutions, and industry and;
  3. Facilitate life-long learning opportunities for nurse scientists.


Learn how the Council was founded and how it has evolved since its inception…

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Fellowship in the AAN is not required for membership in the Council.

Regional Research Societies

The Council Steering Committee is composed of representatives from the four major Regional Research Societies. Click here for their 2008 meeting dates or below on their link for more detailed meeting information.


Mark Your Calendar!    

2008 National State of the Science Congress
October 2 – 4, 2008
Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC

Click here to register online.



Grants and Awards »

Council/AAN "Outstanding Nursing Scientist" Award
Due date April 15, 2008

Council/AAN "Investigator with a Brilliant Future" Award
Due date April 15, 2008


NIH Center for Scientific Review Workshop Summary »

The Council Supports Research!America
"Your Congress-Your Health"

New Student Membership Rate »

2007 Council Special Topics Conference
Practice-Based Evidence:
Another Side of the Development Coin
Presentation Slides Now Available

All persons interested in the mission of the Council, "Better Health through Nursing Science" are invited to renew their membership or become a new member of the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science (the Council).




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