College of Nursing Annual Research Symposium  

Abstract Submission Process:

We welcome abstracts on research studies, evidence-based projects, integrative reviews or concept analyses that focus on clinical excellence, nursing education or health care leadership. Projects that highlight innovative thinking to address diverse needs are encouraged.


One-page, single-spaced abstracts should include the following headings: purpose, significance, methods or research design, sample, data analysis, results, conclusion and recommendations for research and/or practice. Abstracts for papers and posters should be electronically submitted here. The primary author will be the contact notified about acceptance.

Abstract Submission Deadline: December 8, 2017

Acceptance Notification: by January 31, 2018.


Questions? Please contact Suzanne Smeltzer EdD, RN, ANEF, FAAN at