Join peers and thought leaders for the premiere gathering of nurse educators at the NLN Education Summits. In addition to networking and educational sessions, you don’t want to miss the opportunity to celebrate 125 years of NLN leadership creating and sustaining excellence in nursing education. A highlight of this year’s Summit will be visual displays of historic moments in the history of the NLN and presentations that feature how the NLN will continue to lead and shape nursing education for the future.
The premier professional education, exhibit, and networking opportunity for nurse educators, faculty, and leaders.
A comprehensive three-day conference, the Summit provides nurse educators with opportunities for collaboration, professional development, innovation, scholarship, and service. Exhibitors have ample opportunities to connect with attendees eager to learn more about products and services that will help them excel as nurse educators.
Our attendees are nursing professionals invested in lifelong learning opportunities that cover a spectrum of specialty areas including, but not limited to: creative use of simulation and technology, innovations in teaching and learning, leadership, health promotion, transition to practice, and application of education research. Take advantage of this opportunity to meet and influence attendees of this premier nursing education event.
Partner with the National League for Nursing as an exhibitor and reach 1,500 nurse educators, faculty, and decision makers who are eager to learn more about your products, services, and programs.
Dedicated to excellence in nursing, the National League for Nursing is the premier organization for nurse faculty and leaders in nursing education. The NLN offers professional development, networking opportunities, testing services, nursing research grants, and public policy initiatives to its 40,000 individual and 1,200 institutional members. NLN members represent nursing education programs across the spectrum of higher education, and health care organizations and agencies.
Deputy Surgeon General, U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS)
As Deputy Surgeon General, Rear Admiral (RADM) Sylvia Trent-Adams advises and supports the Surgeon General regarding operations of the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) Commissioned Corps and in communicating the best available scientific information to advance the health of the nation. She served as the Chief Nurse Officer of the USPHS from November 2013 through May 2016. In this role, she advised the Office of the Surgeon General and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on the recruitment, assignment, deployment, retention, and career development of Corps nurse professionals.
RADM Trent-Adams received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Hampton University, a Master of Science in Nursing and Health Policy from the University of Maryland, Baltimore, and a Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. She became a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing in 2014.