Abstracts are invited for oral presentations from all contexts of international dermatology nursing. All forms of scholarly inquiry of dermatology nursing knowledge by nursing and interdisciplinary team members are welcomed. The oral presentations will be in English and 20 minutes each in length which includes speaker introductions and questions.
The categories for submission include:
• General Interest – dermatology nursing related to delivery of care models or skin disease process, community (regional, national, or international) initiatives, or practice initiatives, partnerships or networks
• History of Dermatological Care – updates in dermatology nursing evidenced-based practices updates or new guidelines in dermatology nursing care, changes in dermatologic nursing advocacy, health promotion or health education over time
• Scientific – new or original findings related to dermatologic care, technology, treatment, medications, or evidenced-based practice
• Case Study – presentation of innovative example of dermatology nursing care, health promotion or health advocacy
Abstracts must be written and presented in English. Abstracts that are not written in understandable English will be rejected and/or returned to the author(s) for revision.
Additional instructions for abstract submission will be within the submission system and completed based on the online form.
Acceptance or rejection of abstracts will be based on rankings given by a peer review of international dermatology nursing experts in the subject matter. The decision is final and cannot be appealed. The primary author will receive notification of acceptance. Instructions of the preparation of the oral presentation will be sent to primary author following acceptance. Notification of acceptance will occur prior to February 1, 2019. The presenting author agrees to be present for the International Dermatology Nursing Program of the World Congress of Dermatology in Milan, Italy.
International Dermatology Nursing Scientific Programme
World Congress of Dermatology Milan 2019
Ancillary and Sister Societies Meetings
Monday, June 10, 2019
8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Closing date for submissions is 15 December 2018