ACNL is the professional organization for nurse leaders in California!

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ACNL's Foundation for Leadership Excellence

This 5-day course offers cutting-edge curriculum with practical applications to succeed as a leader in today's health care environment.
3 courses offered this Fall.

Learn More About ACNL's Foundations Program


Nominate a Colleague for an ACNL Recognition Award

ACNL's Awards Program recognizes the outstanding contributions of nurse leaders in several areas of excellence in leadership and professional nursing practice.

Recognize a nurse leader who is serving our profession with distinction! Nominate a colleague Today!!

Deadline is September 1, 2017.

Online Recognition Award Application

ACNL Scholarship Opportunities

In support of leadership excellence and lifelong learning, ACNL sponsors academic scholarships and fellowships annually for our members. Click on the link below for more information and to apply online. Deadline is September 1, 2017. 

Online Scholarship Application

ACNL 2017 Regional Meetings

August 18, 2017
West Coast University in Anaheim

More Information & Registration
Stockton Area
September 15, 2017
San Joaquin Ag Center in Stockton
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ACNL Webinars

Enhancing Quality & Safety:
Embedding Patient & Family Voice in Improvement Work

Broadcast July 18, 2017

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High Performance Leadership: Mindfulness in Action

Broadcast July 27, 2017

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Learn More About Other ACNL Webinars 

From the BRN: Submission of Fingerprints

Submission of Fingerprints to the California BRN

ACNL Circles of Giving

Giving Back!


Beth Eichenberger, MPA/HSA, RN
ACNL Philanthropic Committee


Read Beth's Story

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Join the Circles of Giving Today!

Member Experience Committee

My ACNL Story

Mary Wickman, 
Professor and Director
Nursing Program
Vanguard University


The Many Benefits of
Engagement in ACNL!

 Read Mary's Message