The Academy’s objectives are to:

  • Influence and participate in setting the directions for health care policy and dialogue in Canada
  • Contribute to the alignment and advancement of the national nursing practice, education, research, and leadership agendas
  • Develop strong strategic coalitions and partnerships with other health care leadership groups
  • Support the development of current and emerging executive nurse leaders in Canada
  • Provide a forum to discuss and share strategies related to nursing, education, research and leadership
  • Support the editor and the editorial board in providing the Canadian Journal of Nursing Leadership

Latest News

  • ACEN Membership
    June 4, 2018

    The online payment option has been extended until June 29, 2018! Don’t miss out on being the ‘voice’ of nursing leadership… See the membership tab for all the details.

  • ACEN supports Better Together
    March 28, 2017

    Hospitals and healthcare organizations across the country have quickly realized the many benefits from implementing family presence policies. Families across all cultures play a pivotal role in wellness and healing; the recognition and commitment to partnering with families is a wonderful step in ensuring that the care provided integrates the familial context and is truly person […]