Optimizing Maryland's Nursing Worforce with map of Maryland filled with diverse faces

Join us for the 2022 MDAC Virtual Leadership Summit! Registration and Call for Abstracts Now Open

Optimizing Maryland’s Nursing Workforce
Monday, May 23, 2022
9:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
offered virtually

Health care is challenged with achieving a diverse, highly skilled, and stable nursing workforce. This challenge has been amplified by the recent pandemic and is undergirded by the continuing demand for more nurses.

Keynote Speakers

  • Ernest Grant, PhD, RN, FAAN
    President, American Nurses Association
  • Kupiri W. Ackerman-Barger, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN
    Associate Dean for Health Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, UC Davis Health
  • PLUS! A Fireside Chat with Johns Hopkins/MedStar/UMMS Health Systems Chief Nursing Officers

MDAC leads innovation in improving the health of individuals, communities, and populations through efforts that build and sustain a culture of health.

Continuing education credits for nurses will be available.

Learn more about agenda, objectives, abstract submission guidelines, and more on our website.


Registration costs for this year’s summit are being subsidized by the Maryland Nursing Workforce Center, a Nurse Support Program II-funded initiative.

The University of Maryland School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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