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Call for Abstracts--“Blueprint for Action," 9th National Community Health Nurses Conference

Deadline November 29, 2013

Abstracts are now being accepted on-line for the 9th National Community Health Nurses Conference.


Ottawa, Ontario
June 2-4, 2014

The call for abstracts is based on A Blueprint For Action For Community Health Nursing In Canada which can be viewed at the following link under the section Publications 2011:


  • Advancing Community Health Nursing in Canada

Participant Outcome Objectives

  • Acquire tools, products and processes to advance practice
  • Generate research questions, connections and opportunities
  • Discover innovative leadership strategies
  • Strengthen CHN visibility and identity


The conference themes will follow the 6 areas of the Blueprint for Action:

  • Workforce Development
  • Scope of Practice and Role Clarity
  • CHN Leadership and Voice
  • Interprofessional & Intersectoral Partnerships    
  • Health System Transformation
  • Community Health Nursing Education

Abstract submissions are encouraged from nurses in practice, administration, education, research and policy as well as student nurses. Abstracts may be submitted in either English or French.

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Deadline to submit is November 29, 2013.