2020 Annual Conference

The theme for the 2020 conference is “Advancing Nursing Research with Diverse Populations”.  The learner outcomes for the conference are:

  • Exchange novel scientific ideas to support the generation of nursing research and implementation of evidence-based practice with diverse populations
  • Describe how nursing research can influence the overall health of diverse populations
  • Discuss innovative strategies for nursing research and evidence-based practice regarding global issues, immigration, intersections of care, disparity of care, equity and inclusion for care and research, and diverse and vulnerable populations.

2020 Annual Research Conference Submissions 

Submission Opens Deadline
RIG Symposia June 25, 2019 August 9, 2019 – 5:00 PM EDT
Pre-Conference Workshops June 25, 2019 August 9, 2019 – 5:00 PM EDT
Special Sessions June 25, 2019 August 9, 2019 – 5:00 PM EDT
Competitive Abstracts August 1, 2019 October 21, 2019 – 5:00 PM EDT
Call for Reviewers August 1, 2019 September 3, 2019 – 5:00 PM EDT

Keynote Speakers

MNRS is pleased to host the following Keynote Speakers for the 44th Annual Research Conference:

Shannon N. Zenk, PhD, MPH, FAAN
Nursing Collegiate Professor
Department of Health Systems Science

Kathleen R. Delaney, PhD, PMH-NP, FAAN
Rush University


Many thanks to the 44th Annual Research Conference Host and Co-Host Schools: