Poster Presentations

Mae Orvis Health Care Symposium 2019 Abstract submissions

Due February 1, 2019 to Emily McClure at emcclure@unr.edu. Abstract submissions should follow the following format identified below.

Original Research

Prepare Original research abstract with the following key elements: (no more than 250 words)

Title:

Authors:

  1. Purpose — What was the intent or goal of the study? What did you want to learn?
  2. Background/Significance — What was the problem and why was it important? What knowledge are you building on?
  3. Method — What was the design? What was the sample? What instruments were used? How was data collected and analyzed?
  4. Results — What were the findings?
  5. Conclusions — What do the findings mean?

Quality Improvement Projects and Student Lead Projects

Prepare Quality Improvement Projects or Student Lead Projects abstract with the following key elements: (no more than 250 words)

Title:

Authors:

  1. Purpose — What was the intent/goal of the project? What problem was addressed by the improvement project?
  2. Description — What was the project? How was it developed and implemented? Cite the research for the evidence implying how you made a clinical decision based on the best available current research or literature, your own clinical expertise or patient’s needs to change a process to improve nursing practice.  Do not submit an actual reference/bibliography list.
  3. Evaluation and Outcomes —What were the outcomes of the project? How was success measured?

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