A Collaborative Partnership to Advance Nursing Science and Practice

A Collaborative Partnership to Advance Nursing Science and Practice

A Partnership of Atlanta VA Health Care System, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory Healthcare, Emory University School of Nursing, and Grady Health System

Friday, November 3, 2017

You are invited to submit an abstract for a concurrent oral session or poster presentation. Appropriate projects should reflect the conference purpose and pertain to evidence-based practice, quality improvement, or nursing research in clinical healthcare settings. Both novice and expert nurses are encouraged to submit work.

Registration 

All presenters must register for the conference. Presenters are expected to assume costs related to travel, accommodations, and registration.

Projects Research studies, evidence-based practice projects, and quality improvement projects will be considered.Projects previously presented in other venues and/or previously published may be submitted. More than one abstract per agency or author may be submitted.

Review of Submission 

All abstracts will be reviewed and selected by a peer-review committee.
  • Oral Presentations: Only completed projects will be considered for oral presentations. Selections will be made by the review committee.
  • Poster Presentations: Poster presentations may include projects that are completed or in process. Student work will be considered for poster presentations only.

Guidelines for Submission

All abstracts should be submitted as an attachment no later than Monday, August 31, 2017 to the following email address: NursingResearch@choa.org

First Page

  • Name, credentials, email address, phone number, institutional affiliation, preferred format
    (choose only poster OR either podium or poster)
  • 150 word introduction if applying for oral presentation
  • Abstract title
  • Type of abstract (Research study, EBP, QI, or Innovation)
  • Stage of the work (completed or in progress)

Second page: Body of abstract

  • The body of the abstract text is limited to 300 words or less. The body of the abstract must include the
    following subheadings:
  • Title
  • Introduction/Background (with a clear purpose statement)
  • No author/facility identifying information should be included in the abstract
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Discussion
  • Conclusion

Subheadings may be adapted to conform to project methodology (e.g. innovation, LEAN)

Include no more than four references (not to be included in word count)

The Atlanta VA Health Care System, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory Healthcare, Emory University School of Nursing, and Grady Health System host this conference to empower nurses to lead health care transformation. The event brings together Clinical Nurses, Nursing Leaders, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, Nurse Educators, Nurse Scientists, Interprofessional Partners, Health Sciences and Nursing Students to disseminate the results of clinical inquiry including nursing research, quality improvement, innovation and evidence-based practice changes.

2017 KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

  • Margaret L. McClure, EdD, RN, FAAN, an international nursing leader, Past-President of the American Academy of Nursing, and co-author of the study titled Magnet Hospitals: Attraction and Retention of Professional Nurses, the basis for ANCC’s Magnet Program.
  • Bernadette Melnyk, PhD, RN, CPNP/PMHNP, FNAP, FAAN, the Dean for the College of Nursing, Vice President for Health Promotion and Chief Wellness Officer for the Ohio State University.
  • Rhonda A. Scott, PhD, RN, NE-BC, NEA-BC, Chief Operating Officer/ Executive Vice President for Grady Health System.

New Directions in Nursing Research and Evidence-based Practice will be hosted Friday, November 3, 2017 in Emory University's Cox Hall, 3rd Floor ballroom,
569 Asbury Circle, Atlanta, GA 30322.

Registration

  • $95 (General)
  • $60 (students)
  • Includes continental breakfast, lunch and breaks
  • Complimentary parking pass provided to attendees

Registration for the conference will open soon. Please check back.

For questions, email nursing.education@emoryhealthcare.org

 

Cox Hall at Emory University
3rd Floor Ballroom
569 Asbury Circle, Atlanta, GA 30322.
(404) 727-7366