The New Mexico Center for Nursing Excellence is hosting our
Annual Nurse Educators Conference
Date: Monday, June 10th and Tuesday, June 11th
Location: CNM Workforce Training Center 
5600 Eagle Rock Ave NE
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87113

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$225 for both Monday, June 10th & Tuesday, June 11th
Registration opening soon

NMCNE will be seeking approval for continuing education credits from the New Mexico Nurses Association.
We will update accreditation information as soon as that becomes available.

Nurse Educators Conference Call for Proposals

New Mexico Center for Nursing Excellence is inviting nursing experts to submit proposals for our 2024 Nurse Educators Conference happening on June 10th & June 11th. This year's conference will have breakout sessions for both academic and clinical nurse educators. The Center is seeking abstracts that explore strategies, evidence based and best practices, policy, and advocacy related to the nursing workforce in the following categories: 

  • Teaching concept based curriculum
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion in nursing
  • Active learning methodologies
  • Health equity
  • Generations in the classroom and workplace
  • Health and Well-being of the nursing workforce
  • Upskilling the workforce through academic and/or mentoring programs
  • Optimizing the nursing workforce

Submission information: To have your topic considered for this year's conference, submit a proposal by Friday, February 16. Those topics that are chosen to present at the conference will be contacted directly with further instructions.

Submit A Proposal

Session Details


Day 1 Keynote Address: Achieving Civility Excellence! Best Practices to Foster Healthy Work Environments
Presented by Cynthia Clark, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN
Monday, June 10 | 10:15 - 11:45 am


Day 2 Keynote Address: Teaching in Nursing: Where's the Evidence?
Presented by Marilyn H Oermann, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN
Tuesday, June 11 | 8:15 - 9:45 am

The Theory of Caring: Reigniting the Light of Care in Nursing
Presented by Penny Beattie, DNP, MBA, RN, BC-NE, CPHQ & Rachael Frija, DNP, RN, NPD-BC, NEA-BC
Tuesday, June 11 | 2:30 - 3:30 pm




Conference Sponsor & Exhibitor Opportunities

Is your organization interested in becoming a sponsor? Learn about our sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities and sign up today!

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Contact Nina Simbaña at [email protected] for questions regarding sponsorships.


 Hotel Accommodations

Discounted group rates will be available for the conference at the Courtyard by Marriot Albuquerque. A direct link will be posted here when it becomes available.

Courtyard Marriott photos


Other nearby accommodations:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites: Albuquerque-N. Balloon Fiesta Park

Staybridge Suites Albuquerque North, an IHG Hotel

Comfort Inn & Suite Alameda at Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Park

Albuquerque Marriott Pyramid North

Hilton Garden Inn Albuquerque/Journal Center

Comfort Suites North Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Park

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Contact: [email protected]