Call for Poster Abstracts

Call for Posters
This conference is for nurses in management and leadership positions across the continuum of healthcare. Currently, we’re soliciting poster presentations for the conference. For more details on submitting a poster, please visit the conference website at .
Subject Matter
Poster submissions should contain subject matter of interest to nurses in management and leadership roles. Posters must be evidence-based and include empirical outcomes. Posters sharing studies in progress with substantive preliminary outcomes will also be considered. Topics of interest may include, but are not limited to, personal and professional development, stress reduction, time/project management, financial management, ethical/legal issues, team development, human resource issues, evidence-based practice, patient safety, and contemporary payment systems such as value-based purchasing.
All accepted/participating posters will be eligible for peer judging during the conference. Posters will be judged based on the following criteria:

  • Substantial and positive impact on public health or patient group
  • Contributed to new knowledge or practice
  • Unique or innovative
  • Supporting documents, teaching displays, pictures, to support poster abstract

Deadline date for submissions: August 17, 2020
Notifications of acceptance and/or rejection: September 1, 2020
For posters to be accepted, they must comply with ANCC Standards of Commercial Support and Advertising. No product logos may be used and generic names are preferred.The main factors considered to qualify abstracts for acceptance are as follows:

  • Clarity - The learner outcomes (ie, educational objectives) of the research presented are clearly described.
  • Significance - The objectives of the research make a significant contribution to the NP profession.
  • Methods - The methods used (including the design, implementation, and analysis) are appropriate to achieving the objectives of the research.
  • Presentation - The abstract is logical, interesting, clearly written, and free of grammatical or typographical errors.

Abstracts will be rejected by the reviewers for the following reasons:

  • Abstract not appropriate - The content of the abstract is not relevant to the audience.
  • Promotional in nature - The abstract was written to promote a specific product or procedure on behalf of a specific company or organization.

Applicants who are selected for presentation will be notified by email.

Thank you for your interest!
NMC Poster Committee