April 12, 2022
Dear OADN Members,
The Academy of Associate Degree Nursing (AADN) was established to recognize those individuals who model exemplary dedication to associate degree nursing education and practice, and who have worked as change agents to advance health and education through associate degree nursing.
AADN Academy Applications
Academy members are those actively engaged in associate degree nursing education or practice, with proven records of excellence in their institutions and a demonstrated commitment to the health of their communities. Those interested in becoming a fellow of the AADN, are encouraged to review this application and submit it by the deadline of June 15, 2022. Applicants may self-nominate or be nominated by another for this prestigious opportunity to recognize their contributions to associate degree nursing.
AADN Honorary Academy Nominations
The honorary academy fellowship recognizes those individuals who have worked to transform health and education through associate degree nursing throughout the breadth of their careers. Honorary fellows have worked in education and practice, as well as other fields such as advocacy and service. Honorary fellows are nominated by a colleague or peer. Those interested in submitting a nomination to recognize an individual as an honorary fellow of the AADN, are encouraged to review this form and submit it by the deadline of June 15, 2022.
For assistance in writing letters of reference, please see this guide.
OADN celebrates all fellows of the AADN and their remarkable contributions to students, faculty, patients, communities, and the nurse leaders of tomorrow.
Libby Mahaffey, PhD, RN, FAADN
Chair Emeritus, Academy of Associate Degree Nursing