Collaborative Efforts

NCSBN is committed to working with other nursing and regulatory associations in the U.S. and internationally. 

International Nurse Regulator Collaborative (INRC)

INRC is a collaboration between nursing regulatory organizations throughout the world. The eight member organizations are dedicated to promoting research, sharing intelligence, and working together to influence policy to protect the public's health, safety, and welfare around the world.

Visit to learn about member news, position statements and upcoming conferences.

Tri-Regulator Collaborative

Tri-regulator Collaborative is comprised of NCSBN, the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) and the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP). The organizations explore opportunities for interprofessional cooperation and challenges facing state medical, nursing and pharmacy boards.

View past Tri-regulator Collaborative event presentations.

Tri-Council for Nursing

NCSBN participates at meetings of the Tri-Council for Nursing. The Tri-Council consists of representatives from the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), the American Nurses Association (ANA), the American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) and the National League for Nursing (NLN).

Visit the Tri-Council for Nursing site to learn more.