CFP: British Journal of Anaesthetic and Recovery Nursing

The British Journal of Anaesthetic and Recovery Nursing (BJARN) is the official publication of BARNA. The BJARN is available online free of charge to members of BARNA and features regular academic research and reviews. Members and non-members of BARNA are encouraged to submit research papers, audit reviews and book reviews to the editors of the publication for publication in the journal.

We are actively seeking submissions from units throughout the UK (and internationally) about what makes their department so special.

To submit your article or discuss your ideas for submission further, please contact the editors: editors@barna.co.uk
Editors: Dr Theofanis Fotis and Lucie Llewellyn

CFP: American Journal for Nursing 2015

American Journal for Nursing Call for Papers for 2015

AJN – ranks 30/106 among nursing journals with Impact Factor of 1.319. AJN reaches more nurses than any other nursing journal through our robust print, digital, iPad, institution, and social media channels.

AJN publishes original research, QI and review articles as primary feature articles and CE articles. We also publish shorter, focused columns. Submissions must be evidence-based and are peer-reviewed.

Clinical Features should cover epidemiology, pathology, current research/ “what’s new” in knowledge and/or treatment, nursing implications. There is no specific limit for word count, though feature articles usually are in the range of 5,000 to 8,000 words. (We have done two-part and three-part series for larger papers.) For examples of feature articles, see any of the CE articles on our web site, www.ajnonline.com .

Specific clinical topics we currently seek:

  • Community acquired pneumonia
  • Treatment options for acute and chronic pain
  • Acute and chronic pediatric topics: pain, scoliosis;
  • *Acute and chronic neurological topics – revisiting stroke; migraine management
  • Current best practice in managing ovarian cancer; managing side effects from therapies
  • Best practice in anticoagulant therapy
  • Skin and wound care
  • Acute/critical care topics: heart failure, sepsis update, respiratory failure
  • Autoimmune disorders (lupus)
  • General MCH topics

Columns are shorter, focused papers of 2,000-3,000 words. Columns include:

Infectious diseases, Disaster, Emergency, Environments and Health, Correspondence from Abroad (international topics/visits), In Our Community, Politics and Policy, Skin/wound Care, Diabetes, Professional Development, Acute Care Review (new research for practice or treatment), Mental Health Matters, A Question of Practice (relooking at care procedures/techniques)

Cultivating Quality is the section for reporting QI projects (authors should follow the SQUIRE guidelines as detailed in Author Guidelines.)

In addition, we publish opinion pieces (Viewpoint), narratives (Reflections), and poetry and visual art (Art of Nursing) and photo essays.

We encourage queries: Alison.bulman@wolterskluwer.com.

We encourage all prospective authors to review AJN articles at www.ajnonline.com prior to submitting.

For Author Guidelines and submission information: www.editorialmanager.com/ajn 

CFP: Sexual Minority Health

Call for Abstracts – Due March 16th
Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA) is calling for abstracts for its 33rd Annual Conference (September 24-26, 2015) in Portland, OR.
GLMA’s Annual Conference is the premier, interdisciplinary LGBT health conference and the world’s largest scientific gathering devoted to LGBT health issues and concerns. The conference educates practitioners, policy advocates, educators, administrators, researchers and students—from across the health professions—about the unique health needs of LGBT individuals and families.
Conference Theme: Reaching New Heights in LGBT Health (e)Quality will highlight opportunities to improve quality and patient/client outcomes and advance LGBT health and access to care through technology. In addition to exploring the ways technology is helping to advance LGBT health quality and equality, this year’s conference will also address the digital divide and how technological inequities contribute to LGBT health disparities. Abstracts related to the conference theme may include:
Innovative uses of technology (including mobile phones and apps) and/or social media to improve patient/client outcomes
Strategies for integrating technology into clinical practice and/or patient outreach
Best practices in LGBT-inclusive electronic health records (EHR) use, data collection and outcomes-based research
Role of technology in improving and/or impeding health outcomes for LGBT people with disabilities
Strategies for bridging the digital divide—ways technology can be used in low-resource or low-connectivity settings and strategies for addressing technology literacy in LGBT communities
Using technology to improve LGBT health research
Special Topic: Bisexual Health. In addition to the general topics detailed online here, this year, GLMA is issuing a special call for abstracts addressing various topics related to the health and well-being of bisexual individuals.
*GLMA encourages the submission of clinically-focused, evidence-based abstracts.  Abstracts do not need to address the conference theme or special topic to be considered for acceptance.
Please click here for more information on the Annual Conference and how to submit an abstract.  Abstracts due by March 16, 2015.
If you have any questions about the Call for Abstracts, please contact us at annualconference@glma.org.

CFP: Alternative and Complementary Therapies

Alternative and Complementary Therapies welcomes the submission of clinical, practical papers for healthcare providers involved in integrative medicine and CAM.  If you would like to submit a paper for consideration for publication, please contact Dawn Costa: dcosta@liebertpub.com

Details here:

http://www.liebertpub.com/manuscript/journal/3

CFP: Nursing Research

Current ongoing calls for papers at Nursing Research are available at this link:
http://journals.lww.com/nursingresearchonline/Pages/callforpapers.aspx

Editors are interested in manuscripts for Biology Reviews Series, Health Equity Research Series, and Point-of-Care Research Series.

CFP: Transformational and Sustainable Development

You are cordially invited to the Sixth Pan-Pacific Nursing Conference and First Colloquium on Chronic Illness Care to be organized by the Nethersole School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong on 2-4 March 2016 in Hong Kong.

The conference will be one of our key events to celebrate the School’s 25th Anniversary in 2016. The theme of the conference is ‘Achieving transformational and sustainable development in health and social care’.
Online submission of abstracts will open on 2 January 2015. Deadline for abstract submission: 15 Jul 2015
Abstracts for oral/poster presentations relating to any of the following conference sub-themes are invited:
Ÿ   Contemporary health issues and emerging challenges
Ÿ Acute care nursing practice
Ÿ Cancer, palliative and end-of-life care
Ÿ Infectious disease management
Ÿ Health promotion and disease prevention
Ÿ Complementary and alternative medicine
Ÿ   Innovative practice
Ÿ Evidence-based practice in nursing and healthcare, and knowledge translation
Ÿ   Aged care, chronic illness care, and social care
Ÿ Innovative health and social care
Ÿ Chronic illness management and rehabilitative care
Ÿ Healthy ageing and aged care
Ÿ   Transformational leadership and reforms in healthcare system
Ÿ Healthcare policy and leadership
Ÿ Transcultural practice
We encourage you to present your work and engage in discussion and debate among international and local health and social care providers, policy makers, academics and researchers on strategies and initiatives to achieve transformational and sustainable development in health and social care in local and global contexts.
For more details, please visit our conference website (http://www.nur.cuhk.edu.hk/conference) and Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/panpacificconference?ref=aymt_homepage_panel).

CFS: Int’l J of Nursing

Call for Papers: International Journal of Nursing ISSN: 2373-7662 (Print) 2373-7670 (Online)

International Journal of Nursing <http://aripd.org/ijn> the official international research journal of American Research Institute for Policy Development. The journal provides a forum for original research and scholarship about health care delivery, organization, management, workforce, policy and research methods relevant to nursing, midwifery and other health related professions. It aims to support evidence informed policy and practice by publishing research, systematic and other scholarly reviews, critical discussion, and commentary of the highest standard.

The journal is published by the American Research Institute for Policy Development <http://www.aripd.org> that serves as a focal point for academicians, professionals, graduate and undergraduate students, fellows, and associates pursuing research throughout the world.
The interested contributors are highly encouraged to submit their manuscripts/papers to the executive editor via e-mail at editor@aripd.org Please indicate the name of the journal (International Journal of Nursing) in the cover letter or simply put ‘International Journal of Nursing’ in the subject box during submission via e-mail.

The journal is Abstracted/Indexed in CrossRef, CrossCheck, Cabell’s, Ulrich’s, Griffith Research Online, Google Scholar, Education.edu, Informatics, Universe Digital Library, Standard Periodical Directory, Gale, Open J-Gate, EBSCO, Journal Seek, DRJI, ProQuest, BASE, InfoBase Index, OCLC, IBSS, Academic Journal Databases, Scientific Index.

E-Publication FirstTM: E-Publication FirstTM is a feature offered through our journal platform. It allows PDF version of manuscripts that have been peer reviewed and accepted, to be hosted online prior to their inclusion in a final printed journal. Readers can freely access or cite the article. The accepted papers are published online within one week after the completion of all necessary publishing steps.
DOI® number: Each paper published in International Journal of Nursing is assigned a DOI® number, which appears beneath the author’s affiliation in the published paper.

IJN is inviting papers for Vol. 3, No. 1. The online publication date is June 30, 2015. Submission Deadline: March 31, 2015.

For any additional information, please contact with the executive editor at editor@aripd.org
Dr. Qian Sun, University of Texas Medical Branch, USA, Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Nursing

 

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