Call for Posters!

Wolters Kluwer announces its Nursing Management Congress2019. Currently, we’re soliciting poster abstracts for our next event that will be held October 15-19, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency HotelNew Orleans, Louisiana.

Following are poster proposal guidelines and information on how to submit your abstract for consideration.

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, evidenced based practice, patient safety, and contemporary payment systems such as value-based purchasing.

Requirements

Abstracts must be submitted online. You’ll be asked for the following:

  • Poster Title
  • Primary Author’s name, credentials and disclosure information
  • Additional Author’s names, credentials and disclosure information
  • 2–3 learner outcome/session objectives (i.e., what will the attendee learn after viewing your abstract. Use words that begin with “describe”, “identify”, “define”, “list”, etc.)
  • Abstract (600-word limit) which should include:
  • Introduction/Statement of Problem
    • Materials and Methods Used
    • Results
    • Conclusions
    • References
    • Acknowledgements
  • An authorization for Wolters Kluwer to use your abstract in print and electronic media.

Deadline

August 16, 2019

Please only submit an abstract if you plan to attend the conference. Attendance is required for all accepted.

Notification

August 26, 2019

General Information/Guidelines

CE credit will be awarded for your session, therefore, the following rules apply:


In accordance with the ANCC Standards for Disclosure and Commercial Support, all sessions and posters for which continuing education will be offered must be independent, balanced, and all conflicts of interest must be resolved. Each author must list any/all potential conflict of interest. Each abstract is peer-reviewed by the Review Committee. Applicants who are selected for poster presentation will be notified by email.


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 nursing 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.

Submit your Topic Online

  1. Click here to Create an Account
  2. Then click the Submissions tab in the upper blue area on this page.
  3. Enter one or more proposals.

Thank you for your interest!
NMC Planning Committee