Event Format

Virtual Event


Tue, Nov 16, 2021, 12:00 PM – Wed, Nov 17, 2021, 04:00 PM


Online Nursing Education

Event Host

Contact Information

Shanna Sweeney


Strong leadership is essential for successful professional governance. Leading Professional Governance provides nurses who are new to professional governance leadership roles with the knowledge and skills they need to be effective. This virtual program provides a unique experience for nurses at all levels to enhance leadership skills specific to their role as council chairs, committee members, managers and executives.

Content will include

  • Impact of professional governance on nursing practice and patient outcomes
  • Professional governance structures that help build an empowered culture where nurses have professional accountability and responsibility for their practice
  • Decision making skills in professional practice environments
  • Engagement strategies for professional accountability
  • Roles of nurses at all levels in professional governance


A two-day program. All sessions are from 12:00-4:00 p.m. CT. 

Nov. 16

Nov. 17

AONL Member Price: $375.00 | Nonmember of AONL Price: $475.00

Group Registration Member*: $325.00 | Group Registration Nonmember*: $425.00
Contact Shanna Sweeney for group registration. For groups of 10+ people.*

Join AONL to receive the member price.

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A refund minus 20% will be granted to written requests received 14 days or more prior to the start date of the program. Cancellations must be submitted in writing via email to Shanna Sweeney at ssweeney@aha.org. We regret will not be able to grant refunds after this date. Registrants unable to attend may send an alternate. If the alternate is not a member of AONL and the original registrant is a member, the nonmember differential must be paid.


The Dynamic Leadership for Professional Governance is approved for 7 continuing education contact hours.


The American Organization for Nursing Leadership (AONL) is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AONL is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15740.


AONL complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act and strives to ensure that no individual with a disability is deprived of the opportunity to participate in this program solely by reason of that disability. Through its agents, AONL will provide reasonable accommodations for a candidate with a disability who requests accommodations.