Build a culture of leadership

Strong leadership is core to successful shared governance. Effective leaders use the structures of shared governance to build a culture of excellence, where nurses have accountability and responsibility for nursing care.

Program Outcomes

  • Decision making skills in professional practice environments
  • Engagement strategies for professional accountability
  • Transformational leadership skills

Program Includes

  • Two day interactive conference
  • Interactive and experimental learning

Who Should Participate

This conference is for individuals and teams with leadership roles in shared governance-from the chair of a unit council to the CNO of the organization. Groups from the same organization, including interprofessional colleagues, will benefit from attending this interactive conference together.


Participants will leave equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively lead in shared governance and will recognize the influence they can have to create an environment that engages others in having accountability and responsibility for nursing care.

Course Options

Continuing Education Contact Hours

The American Organization of Nurse Executives is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Contact Kelsey Irish for questions or if you are interested in future courses.