Month: October 2014

CFS: A Day in the Life of . . . (Home Healthcare Nurse)

Home Healthcare Nurse is a refereed journal, published 10 times/year. In January 2015 the title of the journal will change to Home Healthcare Now to reflect the interprofessional nature of home healthcare. The goal of the journal is to bring up-to-date and practical articles to home healthcare and hospice providers. Topics include practice-oriented clinical topics, … Continue reading CFS: A Day in the Life of . . . (Home Healthcare Nurse)

CFS: Clinical Spotlight on Acne Vulgaris/Rosacea (JDNA)

Journal of the Dermatology Nurses’ Association (JDNA) Angela L. Borger, DNP, CRNP, DNC, Editor-in-Chief Deadline for Papers: March 1, 2015 Clinical Spotlight on Acne Vulgaris/Rosacea (JDNA – Summer 2015) The identification, management and treatment of both acne vulgaris and acne rosacea continue to be of clinical significance to those involved in the care of dermatology … Continue reading CFS: Clinical Spotlight on Acne Vulgaris/Rosacea (JDNA)

CFS: Nursing Research

Nursing Research: Calls for Papers http://journals.lww.com/nursingresearchonline/Pages/callforpapers.aspx •       Biology Reviews for Nursing Research Nursing Research invites integrative reviews of current advances in basic biological sciences and translational research relevant to emerging areas of nursing science. Areas of interest include but are not limited to topics in: genetics, genomics, and epigenetics; systems biology/integrative physiology; neuroscience and imaging; … Continue reading CFS: Nursing Research

CFP: Spiritual Dimensions of Illness and Healing

4th Annual Conference on Medicine and Religion: Spiritual Dimensions of Illness and Healing March 6-8, 2015, Hyatt Regency Cambridge, MA Call for Abstracts We invite abstracts for 60-minute panel and workshop sessions, 20-minute paper presentations, and posters that address issues at the intersection of medicine and religion, including but not limited to the conference theme. … Continue reading CFP: Spiritual Dimensions of Illness and Healing

CFP: Nursing & Health Care History Conference

Call for Abstracts: Thirty-second Annual History of Nursing & Health Care History Conference, Dublin, Ireland September 17-20, 2015 The American Association for the History of Nursing and University College Dublin's School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems are co-sponsoring the Association's thirty-second annual conference to be held in Dublin City. The conference provides a forum … Continue reading CFP: Nursing & Health Care History Conference

CFP: Indigenous Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

Special issue of Advances in Mental Health Indigenous Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Abstracts - due: 1 April 2015 Deadline for Papers: 1st June 2015 Details at: http://amh.e-contentmanagement.com/archives/vol/14/issue/1/call/ Edited by Dr. Anton Isaacs (Monash University) and Prof. Pat Dudgeon (University of Western Australia) This issue will focus on solutions rather than problems encountered by Indigenous … Continue reading CFP: Indigenous Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

Editorials for our “Predatory Publishers” Project!

A statement from the International Academy of Nurse Editors on predatory open-access publishers and journals.

INANE - International Academy of Nursing Editors

576675_339521189451599_1525598560_nAt our 2014 INANE conference in Portland, Maine, the group present for Jeffrey Beall’s informative presentation titled “Open Access or Good Editors Stand Out in a World of Predatory Publishers” agreed to launch a project to inform all readers of nursing journals about this important topic. We envisioned having an initial document published that lays out the basic issues involved; this document can be re-published or quoted (with adequate attribution) by any nursing journal editor in preparing an editorial that is tailored to a specific journal audience.

Without delay, and within exactly four weeks, a team of collaborators led by Sally Thorne developed an overview “anchor” document that has now been published in Nurse Author & Editor.  This position statement is titled “Predatory Publishing: What Editors Need to Know.”  It is available for free for any interested person; you only need to register on the site (at no…

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Are You NINR’s Next Graduate Partnerships Program Fellow? Apply for GPP 2015 Today!

The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) Graduate Partnerships Program (GPP) is an unparalleled doctoral fellowship training opportunity that combines the academic environment of a university and the breadth and depth of research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Financial support and other benefits are provided for up to three years. NINR Division of … Continue reading Are You NINR’s Next Graduate Partnerships Program Fellow? Apply for GPP 2015 Today!