Call for Abstracts

We welcome you to submit an abstract for a poster or an oral presentation for the “Families throughout the life span – 5th Nordic Conference in Family Focused Nursing” to be held from Sunday, June 3rd to Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 in Tampere Hall, Tampere, Finland.

Abstract submission form (first right-click and save)

Save document to your computer as .doc or .docx (not PDF) and send it to email


Abstract guidelines:

Abstracts must be submitted in English and online.

Oral presentations will be grouped in sessions by topic area and will be presented at their assigned concurrent session using PowerPoint slides. The oral presentation length will be 15 minutes, which includes time for questions and discussion.

Posters will be grouped by topic areas and displayed at designated times during the conference. Authors of accepted poster abstracts must be present at their poster during their assigned session at the conference to allow for dialogue with participants.

Image: Tampere Hall

Abstracts must include:

– Background and Purpose

– Methods

    – Design, sample, setting, procedures, measures, and analyses

– Results

– Conclusions


Due dates and notifications:

Deadline Tuesday, December 19, 2017. Notice the extended deadline.

Abstract text is limited to 250 words. (Note: Figures, tables, and references should not be included in the abstract)

After your abstract is received, you will get e-mail notification of receipt. Note, that the reply is not an automatic-response, so the notification will not appear immediately.

Further notification of the Scientific Program Committee’s decision to accept or reject your abstract will be sent to you no later than Monday, January 15, 2018.