Archive of Past 100 Announcements


  • 2nd Call for Poster Abstracts

    Don't miss this chance to present your research findings as a poster at NANN's 37th Annual Conference!

    The planning committee has identified the need to cover a wide range of topics that will appeal to neonatal nurses in all career stages. View the list of topics and areas of interest and make sure to submit your application by June 21, 2021, at 11:59 pm CDT

  • Update about NANN 2021 Annual Conference

    NANN's 37th Annual Conference will now take place virtually from September 13-15, 2021. 

    In light of the global pandemic and related governmental restrictions and CDC guidelines, NANN has been forced to cancel our in-person Annual Conference planned for Denver, CO, September 15-18, 2021. The health and safety of our attendees is our highest concern. Although we will miss being together in person this year, we look forward to providing neonatal nurses with an engaging and innovative virtual conference experience this fall.

    Check our conference webpage regularly for more updates to come!

  • Now Available in the NANN Store: Thermoregulation Guideline

    Thermoregulation in the Care of Infants Guideline for Practice provides needed information regarding the assessment and maintenance of thermal stability across varying gestational ages, illness levels, and microenvironmental and macroenvironmental conditions.

    Learn more about the new guideline and purchase your copy today! 

  • Deadline Extended: 2021 Awards

    Deadline extended! Submit your nomination for a 2021 Individual Excellence Award or Chapter Award by Friday, April 23rd.

    We hope you take this week to recognize the excellent work you and your peers have done throughout the last year. Submit a nomination you previously started or begin a new nomination!

    Submitting a nomination is simple and can be done directly through

    Reach out to Madison Fortman,, with any questions.
  • Share your thoughts on ANC, be entered to win BIG!

    NANN's journal, Advances in Neonatal Care (ANC), would like to gain a better understanding of how NANN members read the journal, our member's top-rated benefit. Complete ANC's 2021 reader survey to share what you like and how ANC can keep the journal evolving. Your responses will be kept anonymous and aggregated with those of other readers.

    If you include your name and e-mail address at the end of the survey, you will be entered into a raffle to win an Apple iPad Mini. Your contact information will only be used to inform you if you are a winner. 

    The survey deadline has been extended to April 30, 2021. Take the survey today!
  • Explore How to Combat Compassion Fatigue at NANN Connections

    Join us on April 8 from 6 - 7 pm CT for NANN's second installment of NANN Connections! This virtual session will include a Pilates workout and a presentation from NANN Past President Pamela Spivey on the topic of compassion fatigue.

    This event is free to all members and non-members. Reserve your spot now!

    Want to learn more about NANN Connections or watch the recording from February's session? Head to our NANN Connections webpage!

  • Become a NANN or NANNP Leader

    Help shape the future of neonatal nursing and advanced practice neonatal nursing by applying for a position on the NANN Board or NANNP Council!

    The NANN Nominations Committee is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions:

    • President-Elect
    • Director-at-Large
    • Staff Nurse Director-at-Large

    The NANNP Nominations Committee is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions:

    • NANNP Council Chair-Elect
    • NANNP Council Member-at-Large

    To find more details on the open positions and application process, visit the elections page. Make sure you're logged in to MyNANN in order to access this page. The 2021 Call for Nominations closes on April 12. 

  • Some Things Are Worth Celebrating – NANN 2021 Awards

    The pandemic has presented new challenges but through it all, nurses remained resilient. Join us in celebrating an outstanding nursing peer by nominating them for a NANN 2021 Award!

    Find more details on the awards and submit an application by April 16, 2021.

  • Small Grant Applications Now Open

    Fund your research or clinical EBP project by applying for a 2021 Small Grant! 

    The deadline to submit an application is March 15, 2021. Find more details on the program and apply today!

  • Your input matters to NANN!

    Take NANN’s Health and Racial Equity Pre-Assessment Survey to help us create strategic initiatives that are best for NANN, our members, and our patients. The survey is available to NANN members only and is open from January 5th through January 18th, 2021.
  • 2021 Research Summit Call for Abstracts - Updates

    Join us for the next Research Summit which will be held VIRTUALLY from March 16-18, 2021. Selected individuals will present their research or practice change outcomes and discuss the process and results with other researchers from around the country and the world. Applicants are now welcome to submit previously presented work.

    The deadline to submit has been extended to December 15, 2020.  View more details on the call and apply now

  • 2021 Call for Abstracts - Deadline Extended

    Submit your abstract by Monday, January 11, for consideration for presentation at the 2021 Annual Conference in Denver, Colorado.

    View a list of suggested topics and areas of interest and apply now!

  • Celebrate Neonatal Nurses Week with NANN!

    September 14-20, 2020 is a week to recognize YOU and your neonatal nursing community! Wondering how to join in on the fun? 

    To kick the week off, update your Facebook profile picture to include NANN's Neonatal Nurses Week frame! You can access this by visiting NANN's Facebook page and pressing the "Try it" button on the published Facebook frame. 

    Make sure to sport your 2020 Neonatal Nurses Week apparel throughout the week! Still need to purchase yours? Head to to order your own merchandise today. 

    Fun activities and giveaways will be featured throughout the weeklong celebration – make sure to check our social media networks throughout the week to get involved. 

    Visit our Neonatal Nurses Week page for more details! 

  • Win a $250 Amazon Gift Card by sharing a video!

    During this year's Neonatal Nurses Week celebration, we invite you to share a 60-second video about an important nurse in your life.

    How has this special nurse or APRN positively impacted you, the patients and families they care for, or the neonatal nursing community as a whole? Share your gratitude by recording your own video by September 5th through our super easy and quick video collection platform and be entered in our drawing to win a $250 Amazon Gift Card! 

    Check out what others are saying in our Celebration Gallery.  

  • UPDATE: Add Your Events to the MyNANN Calendar!

    NANN is excited to offer a new calendar feature to members through MyNANN! The calendar feature is located on the NANN Membership community homepage.

    We invite you to add events onto this working calendar that you think other NANN members would be interested in hearing about, such as chapter webinars, neonatal nursing learning events, and more. Although NANN Staff may add important events, please note that this calendar will not be managed by the staff. Please make sure any event you add is related to NANN and our collective goal to make a difference for neonatal nurses, patients, and their families.

    If you have any questions about the MyNANN calendar, please feel free to reach out to Happy event planning!

  • NANN's Conference Goes Virtual!

    In light of the global pandemic and related governmental restrictions and CDC guidelines, NANN has been forced to cancel our in-person Annual Conference planned for New Orleans, Louisiana, October 10-13, 2020. The health and safety of our attendees is our highest concern. Although we will miss being together in person this fall, we look forward to providing neonatal nurses with an innovative virtual conference experience at an incredible value – half the price of our live conference.


    Please join us for NANN Virtual, a brand new virtual conference experience planned for October 21-23, 2020. Offering the latest on hot topics, the most engaging neonatal speakers, and opportunities to connect with industry experts and nursing peers, NANN Virtual has the flexibility and remote capability you need during times like these. Participants can earn more than 30 hours of CNE by watching sessions live during conference dates or viewing them on demand through March 1, 2021. You must register in advance of the conference dates to watch live or on-demand.

    See the agenda and register today!