Conference Agenda

Thursday, September 21, 2017

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Registration

12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Exhibitor Set-up

12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Pre-conference Workshop

4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Opening Keynote Address

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Plenary Session

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Opening Night Reception
in exhibit hall


Friday, September 22, 2017

6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m. The AAMN Foundation Run/Walk

7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
in exhibit hall

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Chapter Presidents' Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Welcome & Opening Remarks
Brent MacWilliams, PhD, RN, ANP
AAMN President


8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Men's Health Initiative
Jason Mott, PhD, RN
Bonnie Schmidt, PhD, RN


9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Nursing in Haiti
Tim Bristol, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF 

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Morning Break, Poster Presentations & Exhibits

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Service Project

12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. The AAMN Foundation Briefing
William Lecher, DNP, MBA, RN, NE-BC
President, The AAMN Foundation
Senior Clinical Director, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center


12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Chapter Presidents' Lunch

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions

2:40 p.m. - 3:40 p.m. Breakout Sessions

3:40 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Afternoon Break, Poster Presentations & Exhibits

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Annual Business Meeting

5:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Evaluations

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. AAMN Foundation Dinner
additional fee


Saturday, September 23, 2017

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
in exhibit hall

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. New Careers in Nursing Scholar Program
Vernell Dewitty, MBA, MSN, PhD, RN & Blake Smith

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Morning Break, Poster Presentations & Exhibits

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions

10:40 a.m. - 11:40 a.m. Breakout Sessions

11:40 p.m. - 12:00 p.m. Break, Poster Presentations & Exhibits

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Plenary Session

1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Wrap Up/Evaluations