Call for Papers



School of Nursing, Maltepe University, İstanbul, TURKEY

MARCH 13rd ,14th   2017


School of Nursing Students Local Organizing Committee at Maltepe University is pleased to announce the call for papers for the undergraduate students’ conference on “INNOVATION IN NURSING” to be held at Maltepe University on 13-14 March 2017.

We welcome submissions for individual papers that should be addressing

  • History of Innovation
  • Futurism and Innovation
  • Process of Product Development
  • Multidisciplinary Approach to Innovation
  • Reflection of Innovation in Nursing Care
  • The Place of Innovation in Nursing Education
  • Process of Patent Development
  • Contribution of Informatics to Innovation
  • Examples of Innovation in Nursing

Abstracts can be submitted via e-mail to [email protected] until 01 February 2017 and contain a clear outline of theoretical framework, methodology and results. (introduction, methodology, discussion and conclusion)


The text of the abstracts should be submitted in English ONLY, in a separate Word document in the following format: max. 300-400 words, 1.5 line spaced Arial (Plain) 11-point font (except for title which should be 14-point font), A4 size page formatting, with the page margins of 2.5 cm from the left, top and bottom and 2 cm from the right.


We encourage lecturers, teachers and professors to circulate this call widely across your undergraduate students.  This will be a unique occasion to visit the legendary city of Istanbul, where you can enjoy the harmony of cultures, harmony of people & the rhythm of diversities.  Istanbul is the only city in the world where you can enjoy your meal with the landscape of another continent. ( There will be plenty of opportunities for socialization.


Please circulate this call widely across undergraduate nursing students.This will be a unique occasion to visit the city of Istanbul.



01      February 2017         Deadline for submission of abstracts
15      February 2017         Announcement of accepted papers
13-14 March   2017          Innovation in Nursing 2017 congress


For further information, please do not hesitate to contact us at [email protected] or visit our website at [email protected]


PS.: There is NO Registration Fee!

Participants attending the conference will be hosted by Maltepe University at our 5-star Marma Congress Centre ( Participants will have to pay their travel expenses . All breakfast, lunch and dinners will be provided by Maltepe University.

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On Behalf of INNOVATION IN NURSING 2017 Organization Committee


Dilara Akkaya

Congress Executive Committee (President)

[email protected]



With our best regards.


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