Official Journal of the Organization for Associate Degree Nursing
Published by Elsevier

OADN’S Official Journal

  • Original, premier research that can be found nowhere else.
  • An invaluable resource for hands-on nursing education.
  • Quarterly peer-reviewed articles curated by a top-notch editorial team.

A video welcome from
Anna Valdez

Editor-in-Chief of Teaching
and Learning in Nursing

Anna Valdez

Welcome to OADN’s
Official Journal

“Teaching and Learning in Nursing, through its original research articles and other relevant content, turns a spotlight on the role of associate degree nursing in advancing the profession and contributing to the health of the nation.”

–Anna Valdez

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Ready to Contribute? Submit Manuscripts 

We are actively seeking manuscripts with the following topics: Managing different learning styles; New faculty mentoring; Legal issues; Research; Legislative issues; Instructional design strategies; Leadership, management roles; Unique funding for programs and faculty, and is designed for associate degree nursing educators as a source of information.


Anna Maria Valdez,

Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA; Walden University, Minneapolis , MN

David Woodruff, APRN, NPD-BC, CNE, CNE-cl, CCRN-K, FNAP

Sandy Carroll, EdD, MSN, RN, CNE – College of the Canyons, Santa Clarita, CA, United States

Christine Frazer, Ph.D., CNS, CNE – Walden University, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Justin Fontenot, DNP, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, South Louisiana Community College and University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Abbeville, LA, United States

Mariann Harding, Ph.D., RN, CNE – Kent State University, Kent, OH, United States

Joan Libner, EdD, MSN, FRE, RN-BC, CNE – Benedictine University, Lisle, IL, United States

Melissa L. Mastorovich, DNP, RN, BC – STAT Nursing Consultants, Inc., Senior Clinician, Trafford, Pittsburg, PA, United States

Angelica Millan, DNP, RN, NP, CNS, FAAN – UCI Health, Orange, CA, United States

Patrick McMurray, BSN, RN – Robeson Community College, Lumberton, NC, United States

Marianne Murray, DNP, RN, CHSE – Alaska Pacific College, Anchorage, AK, United States

Susan Seibold-Simpson, Ph.D., MPH, FNP, RN – SUNY Delhi, NY, United States

Alicia T. Swartz, Ph.D., MSN, RN, CPNP – California State University, East Bay and University of California, San Francisco, CA, United States

Claire Paulino Valderama-Wallace, PhD, MPH, RN – California State University, East Bay, Hayward, CA, United States