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Oral Abstract Submission Form

Deadline for Submission

SATURDAY, June 15, 2019

Please complete your submission at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QPMMYJR

Main Categories

The 2020 DNA convention will focus on six main categories:

  • Research: reporting new technology; medications or treatment methods; evidence-informed practice
  • Education: patient and health care providers’ education, health promotion strategies; prevention; advocacy; holistic care; mental health/psychological aspects
  • Community Initiatives: innovative delivery of care models, interdisciplinary clinics, team building in the community, environment; impact on population; capacity building
  • International Collaboration and Processes: practice initiatives and partnerships; knowledge exchange; building networks
  • Culture and Diversity: approaches to health; attitudes/beliefs/values on skin care; awareness and safety
  • Health Policy and Advocacy: development (local and national levels); health promotion; political action

The objective of the Convention is to provide the opportunity to explore ways in which we all can share knowledge, and excel in our care for clients.


Abstracts are invited for Oral presentations from all contexts of nursing practice.

Abstracts are invited for Oral presentations from all contexts of nursing practice. Please identify which of the categories and sub-categories named above is most relevant to your abstract.


  • All forms of scholarly inquiry by NURSING and INTERDISCIPLINARY team players are welcomed! We would like to encourage inter-sectoral sharing of knowledge!
  • For project abstracts, authors are expected to clearly state the title and purpose/goal/objectives of the presentation.
  • Briefly describe the manner in which the study or issue was addressed and the findings, conclusions or solutions (if applicable)
  • Clearly suggest ideas about the possible relevance of your work for nurses and/or other interdisciplinary health care professionals, in other settings and contexts.
  • Maximum of 250 words and must fit template.
  • Please apply the following headings into your abstract:

1) Title

2) Background of Study/Inquiry

3) Purpose of Study/Inquiry

4) Methodology/Methods

5) Analytical Approach

6) Findings/Implications

 Submit your oral abstract by June 15, 2019 at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QPMMYJR

 Confirmation will be sent to the primary author via e-mail. Keep this information for future reference and for any correspondence with the convention organizers. The primary author will receive notification of acceptance.