Continuing Education Opportunities
There are a number of ways to earn continuing education (CE) credits through AANN as well as through AANN-endorsed activities.
If you are hosting an educational event and are looking to offer CE, learn more about how to apply to AANN for approval.
Offered by AANN
The American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN) is accredited as a provider and approver of continuing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Annual Educational Meeting
The AANN Annual Educational Meeting offers a number of CE opportunities for attending sessions, symposia, and pre- and postconference sessisions, and for evaluating posters.
Stroke Care Conference
The AANN Advances in Stroke Care Conference is a great opportunity to elevate your stroke care practice while earning CE.
International Neuroscience Nursing Research Symposium (INNRS)
If you conduct, carry-out, or care for patients in, neuroscience research studies, you will be engaged and inspired by attending INNRS.
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing CE articles
The Journal of Neuroscience Nursing offers CE credit through the publisher’s NursingCenter. Each online article with posttest provides 1 contact hour, free to AANN members with a discount code. These credits are good toward neuroscience nursing certified neuroscience registered nurse (CNRN) recertification hours or any ANCC certification.
Clinical Practice Guidelines
CE credits are available for passing online exams for certain guidelines in the AANN Clinical Practice Guideline series. These exams are free to AANN members.
CE Opportunities Endorsed by AANN
The following AANN-endorsed opportunities have CE credits provided by external vendors:
Neuroscience Nursing Certification Review Focused CE Series, an online CNRN preparation program with CE credit provided by Nurse.com.
Hemispheres™ Stroke Competency Series, CE credit provided by Hemispheres™.
Mild TBI Web-Based Case Studies, CE credit provided by the Defense Centers of Excellence (DCoE) for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury.
National Stroke Association Stroke Modules, CE credit provided by the National Stroke Association.