Abstract Submission:   We welcome abstracts on research studies, evidence-based projects, integrative reviews or concept analyses that focus on clinical excellence, nursing education, or healthcare leadership. Projects that highlight collaborative partnerships to promote healthy communities are encouraged.

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Directions:  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 by following the link on  Primary author will be the contact notified about acceptance.

Notification:  The decision of the Abstract Review Committee will be communicated to the applicants by January 17, 2017.

Questions?    Suzanne C. Smeltzer, EdD, RN, ANEF, FAAN, Professor and Director, Center for Nursing Research, Villanova University College of Nursing.  (610) 519-6828,