Calls for Abstracts

To post your call for abstracts:  
Complimentary calls for abstracts related to nursing education and research are posted on the STTI website for nonprofit nursing organizations. Submit now.  

Deadline: 4 December 2016

The Global Alliance for Leadership in Nursing Education and Science (GANES) is pleased to announce that it is hosting the Catalyzing Nursing Education and Scholarship for Global Health conference in Miami!  This two-day global nursing education conference will spotlight key issues in nursing education that extend to nursing research, nursing practice, and health policy. Academic administrators, nursing faculty, clinical researchers, representatives from health and education ministries, professional nursing associations, and graduate nursing students are invited to come exchange ideas, knowledge, and research. The conference program includes an opening reception, keynote speakers, concurrent abstract sessions and poster presentations. Abstracts will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. EST, 4 December 2016. Learn more.

Deadline: extended to 7 December 2016
Sigma Theta Tau International invites abstracts for the 28th International Nursing Research Congress. Join us in Dublin, Ireland, 27-31 July 2017, and prepare to connect and engage with over 800 nurse researchers, students, clinicians, and leaders who are focused on evidence-based research. Submit an abstract.

Deadline: 30 December 2016
The Taiwan Nurses Association (TWNA) will host its 2nd Asia Pacific Nursing Research Conference (APNRC) from 2-4 August 2017 at the Taipei International Convention Center, Taiwan. The theme for the conference will be “Nurse Intelligence: Practice, Research, and Policy.” On behalf of the TWNA, we would like to welcome nursing colleagues from around the world to take this chance to submit your abstracts as well as to visit the beautiful island nation of Taiwan. Eminent nursing experts and scholars have been invited to attend and share their forward-looking and insightful views on our truly global profession. At this conference, you will meet many nursing practitioners, researchers, educators, and policymakers who have devoted their careers and life to advancing the nursing profession in their own countries and worldwide. They look forward to sharing their unique experiences and to encouraging new generations of nurses to strive for even better to come. We warmly invite you to participate in this important gathering of global nursing professionals both to learn and to share. We look forward to seeing you in Taipei in 2017! Visit the conference website.

Deadline: 31 December 2016
This year the 2017 Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) National Forum is supported by an AHRQ Conference Grant award to focus on implementation and dissemination science to interprofessional healthcare educators, practice leaders, and researchers who are dedicated to improve healthcare professionals’ quality and safety competencies.

Call for Abstracts
We are soliciting abstracts for podium or poster presentations focused on quality and safety teaching strategies, implementation projects, and integration of QSEN competencies into educational programs in academic or practice settings. Abstract submissions are open until 31 December 2016.
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Deadline: 23 January 2017
8th Annual National Nursing Research Symposium - Creating a Healing Environment: From Designing Space to Delivering Care
We cordially invite you to submit abstracts that explore how healthcare environments contribute to improved healing. This symposium provides an excellent opportunity to showcase your research, evidence-based practice project, or quality improvement project that focuses on transforming the healthcare environment to optimize patient care experience and improve health outcomes. Examples of work may include noise reduction, workflow redesign, clear way finding, collaborative meeting areas, soft lighting, stress reducing spaces, navigation systems, and the growth of transitional environments such as the home and community. As organizations strive to improve the patient care experience and health outcomes while reducing costs, an understanding of how hospital and home environments contribute to overall health has never been more timely. Learn more.

Deadline: extended to 25 January 2017
Sigma Theta Tau International invites abstracts for the 44th Biennial Convention, to be held 28 October - 1 November 2017 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. Our largest event features outstanding plenary speakers, nursing awards presentations, networking opportunities, and over 800 oral and poster presentations. Submit an abstract.

Deadline: 27 January 2017

The Canadian Association of Ambulatory Care (CAAC) was founded in 2012 to highlight the groundbreaking work being performed in ambulatory care settings in Canada and globally.​ The CAAC is a voluntary nonprofit organization developed for professionals working in various ambulatory care areas who have a strong commitment and passion toward the delivery of quality healthcare on an outpatient basis. Our members represent interdisciplinary stakeholders such as RN, physiotherapist, OT, AA, CEO, Director, VP, MoHLtC representation and international delegates expressing interest and striving for excellence in ambulatory care. Submit an abstract.

Deadline: 1 February 2017

We invite you to join us at the third annual Evidence-Based Nursing Conference to be held on Wednesday, 26 April 2017 at the Eugene M. Hughes Metropolitan Complex in Wichita, Kansas. This year’s conference theme, “Transforming Nursing: Building a Culture of Innovation,” reflects the ongoing change in a transforming healthcare environment. Specifically, this daylong event provides an excellent opportunity for you to actively participate in communicating about research and activities that are taking place in nursing. We hope you might consider sharing about your experiences and participation in innovative programs. Here are some ideas to get you brainstorming.

We are accepting abstracts to be considered for oral or poster presentation. The submission deadline is Wednesday, 1 February 2017. Please consider presenting your current research or passing this along to colleagues who may be interested in contributing. Visit to view our call for abstracts.

This conference is hosted by Epsilon Gamma-at-Large Chapter of STTI. Membership in STTI is not required to participate. We strongly encourage you and your colleagues to submit an abstract and showcase your innovative work supported by evidence in the nursing sector. Contact hours will be offered for this conference: approximately 6-8 hours applicable for RN and LPNs. We look forward to receiving your submission and registration. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or comments. Please visit for more information.

Deadline: 1 February 2017

The Cleveland Clinic is accepting abstracts for its 13th Annual Nursing Research Conference: Transforming Practice through Research & Dissemination. The conference will be held 3-4 May 2017. This is an opportunity for nurses who conduct research to share research findings with clinical nurses who are in a position to translate these findings into practice. In past years, we have had over 300 attendees from 30 organizations, 14 states, and 5 different countries. Submit an abstract.

Deadline: 15 March 2017
The Southern Regional AHEC invites you to submit your abstracts for the 13th Annual South Eastern Nurse Educator Symposium (20-21 October 2017 at Hilton-Charlotte University Place). There are currently three tracks that will address the learning needs for the:
  1. Novice Educator
  2. Advance Educator
  3. Academic Educator (School of Nursing Faculty)
There is also a call for two plenary session presenters. For more information email,
Deadline: 1 April 2017
The 2017 National Nurse Practitioner Symposium (20-23 July 2017 in Keystone, Colorado, USA) will be accepting abstracts on clinical topics, innovative practice settings, research, and other topics related to advanced practice nursing in primary care and acute care. Preference will be given to those with clinical applicability, demonstrative innovative models of care, completed research with outcome studies, and future‐oriented perspectives, that will develop and enhance the skills of the healthcare provider. Podium Abstracts can be submitted from 1 August 2016 to 15 October 2016. Poster Abstracts can be submitted from 1 August 2016 to 1 April 2017. Learn more.

Deadline: 1 August 2017
On behalf of the scientific committee we invite psychiatrists, practitioners, psychiatric mental health nurses, psychologists, health scientists, educators, trainers, researchers, managers, and policymakers engaged in the prevention, management, and research into violence and aggression in mental health and intellectual disability settings to submit an abstract and/or attend the 10th European Congress on Violence in Clinical Psychiatry to be held in Dublin, Ireland, 26-28 October 2017. Please submit your abstract electronically by the 1 March 2017. Poster abstracts can be submitted until 1 August 2017. Submit an abstract.


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