Month: April 2013

CFS: J Cultural Competence Nursing Healthcare

Online Journal of Cultural Competence in Nursing and Healthcare’s first issue appeared online in January 2011. The Journal's Philosophy: Nursing is a theory based humanistic discipline which serves individuals, organizations, communities, and institutions. The OJCCNH seeks to disseminate scholarly work among nurses and other health care professionals through publication of articles on culturally competent and … Continue reading CFS: J Cultural Competence Nursing Healthcare


CFS: J Alternative Complementary Med

The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine: Research on Paradigm, Practice, and Policy is a peer-reviewed journal. It includes observational and analytical reports, ideas, commentary, and opinions on therapies currently thought to be outside the realm of conventional Western biomedicine that are gaining interest and warranting research to assess therapeutic value. The journal includes current … Continue reading CFS: J Alternative Complementary Med

CFS: IJ Nursing Ed Scholarship

The International Journal of Nursing Education Scholarship (IJNES) is the first fully electronic peer-reviewed journal in which original papers on nursing education issues and research are published. The Journal is a member of the Berkeley Electronic Press (bepress). The Editors and Editorial Board are fully committed to maintaining excellence in the quality and scientific rigor … Continue reading CFS: IJ Nursing Ed Scholarship

CFS: Bariatric Nursing and Surgical Patient Care

Bariatric Nursing and Surgical Patient Care is a peer-reviewed journal that provides the cutting-edge research, clinical protocols, and practical tools to provide optimal care for all bariatric patients whose health is seriously compromised by their high BMI and comorbid conditions. The Journal includes original articles, clinical reviews, roundtable discussions, Q&A, resources, and much more. The … Continue reading CFS: Bariatric Nursing and Surgical Patient Care

CFP: Improving Health Through Self-Management

Mayo 2014 Nursing Research Conference - Improving Health Through Self-Management, Friday, March 7, 2014 The Mayo 2014 Nursing Research Conference will be held on March 7, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. This conference will focus on research related to individual and community healthcare self-management throughout the lifespan. Research topics may include care delivery models, prevention/wellness promotion behaviors, and … Continue reading CFP: Improving Health Through Self-Management

CFP: Making Sense of: Dying and Death

10th Global Conference, Making Sense of:Dying and Death, Thursday 7th November 2013 – Saturday 9th November 2013, Athens, Greece, Call for Presentations This inter- and multi-disciplinary conference explores dying and death and the ways culture impacts care for the dying, the overall experience of dying, and how the dead are remembered. Over the past four … Continue reading CFP: Making Sense of: Dying and Death

Open Access Journals: Be Careful

Nurse writers want a readership. Whether you are a scholarly writer disseminating research discoveries or a policy and editorial writer influencing opinion or a personal writer seeking kindred spirits, you want readers. Open access (sometimes called OA) publishing, which turns publishing's funding model on its head, might seem a good solution. But be careful. In … Continue reading Open Access Journals: Be Careful

CFP: Humanitarianism (1870-1914)

MEDICINE AND HUMANITARIANISM II: Tested by Fire, 1870 – 1914 October 24-25, 2013 At the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the foundation of the International Committee of the Red-Cross (ICRC) and the International Red Cross and Red Crescent movements, the Institute for the History of Medicine and Health, Geneva University, and the Humanitarian Geneva, … Continue reading CFP: Humanitarianism (1870-1914)

CFP: Health, Wellness, Society

The Fourth International Conference on Health, Wellness and Society will be held at the University of British Columbia at Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada, 14-15 March 2014. This interdisciplinary conference is for scholars, teachers, and practitioners from any professional discipline who share an interest in exploring matters of concern in the fields of human health and … Continue reading CFP: Health, Wellness, Society