GANES Conference: Catalyzing Nursing Education and Scholarship for Global Health

Event Dates:
April 02, 2017 - April 04, 2017
The Global Alliance for Leadership in Nursing Education and Sciences (GANES) is pleased to announce that it is hosting a two-day global nursing education conference in Miami!

General Information

The Catalyzing Nursing Education and Scholarship for Global Health conference will spotlight key issues in nursing education that extend to nursing research, nursing practice, and health policy.

The conference program includes an opening reception, keynote speakers, concurrent abstract sessions and poster presentations.

Academic administrators, nursing faculty, clinical researchers, representatives from health and education ministries, professional nursing associations, and graduate nursing students are invited to come exchange ideas, knowledge and research related to the conference themes:

  • Promoting excellence in education through accreditation
  • Creating future nurse leaders to transform care
  • Meeting population health needs: Analysis of curriculum development
  • Innovations and technology in education
  • Strengthening nursing education through cross-border partnerships
  • Creating global nurses: Cross-border study and research opportunities for nursing students

Hotel Information

Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay
1633 North Bayshore Drive
Miami, FL 33132
Phone: 305-374-3900

  • The room rate is $229 single/double.
  • The cutoff date for reservations at the group rate is March 17, 2017.
  • For reservations, call 800-228-9290 and request the group rate for GANES Conference 2017. You may also place your reservation online.
  • The room block may fill before the deadline, so please make your reservation early.
    If/when the room block fills, AACN will post a list of alternative hotel on its website.


Miami International Airport (MIA) is approximately 6 miles from the hotel. Taxi fare is approximately $43 each way. Shuttle service is also available through Super Shuttle (reservation required) and the fare is approximately $17 each way.

Self-parking is available for $29.00 per day, and valet parking is available for $34 per day.

Above rates are subject to change.

Dietary and Special Needs

If you have any dietary restrictions (e.g., vegetarian, kosher, or gluten-free) or special needs, please email us prior to the event at

Contact Information

Nadja Beverage, CMP
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-463-6930



Contact Information

Please direct questions to Kristin Downs at or 202-463-6930 ext. 232.

Space is limited and requests will be accepted as forms and payments are received.

AACN reserves the right to approve or reject all requests for exhibits and sponsorship. Those submitting registration forms will receive confirmation of acceptance or rejection from AACN’s Conference Coordinator.

Location Information

Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay
1633 North Bayshore Drive
Miami FL 33132

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We encourage attendees to place their conference/meeting registrations and hotel reservations at the same time. If you have reserved your room already, please register for the conference/meeting as soon as possible.

(Only one discount per person, per conference can be taken.)

  Early Bird
By March 17, 2017
After March 17, 2017
AACN Members $449 $549
AACN Non-Members $449 $549
Full-Time Students* $225 $275

* Full-time graduate students carrying 9 or more credit hours this semester may request a 50% discount. Submit your request together with verification of your full-time student status to


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