iStock 000015932906Small The AANP Research Department is home to a wealth of information about nurse practitioners (NPs) as well as their practices, and the only comprehensive database of NPs in the U.S. Whether you’re a policymaker, researcher, NP or NP student, AANP research is an essential resource for anyone wanting to understand how NPs are shaping the future of health care.

Research Quick Links


Letters of Support  Interested in receiving a letter of support for your grant/research?  Learn More

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AANP Data Collection Program Are you a researcher interested in AANP member data?
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Nurse Practitioner Support and Alignment Network Start transforming your practice today. Learn More

Support NP-Initiated Research

Join the AANPNR!

The AANP Network for Research (AANPNR) is the first and only national NP-specific practice-based research network. And you're invited to join!

Whether you're interested in quick surveys or longer studies, the amount of involvement is up to you. All AANP members are eligible.

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