- National Commission on VA Nursing Field Hearings on Nursing Staff Recruitment and Retention in the VHA System
- New Orleans, LA, April 3, 2003, Delgado Community College, offered by Patricia Egers, RN, MSN
- Philadelphia, PA, April 16, 2003, Community College of Philadelphia, offered by Andrea Mengel, PhD, RN
- Chicago, IL, April 24, 2003, St. Louis Community College, offered by Karen Mayes
- Los Angeles, CA, April 30, 2003, Portland Community College, offered by Dr. Maurice McKinnon, on behalf of Dr. Jess Carreon, president, Portland Community College.
- Los Angeles, CA, April 30, 2003, College of the Canyons, offered by Sue Albert RN, MN, MHA, assistant dean, Allied Health, College of the Canyons, president, Southern Section California Organization of Associate Degree Nursing Program Directors, representative and member, N-OADN