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Oral Abstract Submission Form

Deadline for Submission

FRIDAY, June 15, 2018

Please complete your submission at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/YS7NTKC

Main Categories

The DNA 37th Annual Convention will have six main categories for oral abstract submission:

• 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, interprofessional 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


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, 2018 at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/YS7NTKC

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.