Nursing Informatics: Unleashing the full potential of nursing

    Informatique infirmière : libérons le plein potentiel des soins infirmiers


Abstract Deadline Extended: February 15, 2018, 23:59PST

Conference Date: Saturday May 26th, 2018

Conference Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Conference Location: British Columbia Institute of Technology, 555 Seymour Street. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Who should attend?: Students, Clinicians, Informaticians, Decision-makers, Policy-makers, Researchers and Educators

Instructions for Authors

Abstracts should be no longer than 250 words and contain the following headings where relevant:

  • background/introduction
  • issue/problem
  • context
  • methods
  • results
  • implications
  • discussion
  • conclusion


Abstracts may report on research or other types of projects, initiatives, or best practices/policies for topics relevant to nursing informatics.

Submissions can be in the following formats:

Oral Presentations: 20 minute presentation [15min+5min for questions]

Rapid Fire Presentations: 5 minute presentation [20 slides that auto advance every 15 seconds]

Posters: Printed posters to be displayed throughout the conference day with a separate time for poster viewing.

Conference Themes:

  • Demonstrating the Value of Nursing Informatics in Healthcare
  • Front Line Nurses: Integrating Clinical Informatics into Practice
  • Making Nursing Visible and Modeling Nurses’ Practice
  • Technology Enabling High Quality Practice, Education & Research
  • Health Systems Transformation & Change Management
  • Health IT & Patient Safety
  • Big Data, Data Science & Artificial Intelligence for Nursing
  • mHealth: Social Media & Mobile Technology
  • Technology to Meet Patients & Families’ Health Needs
  • Telehealth/Virtual Care for Urban, Remote & Rural Communities