Pediatric Nursing Conference

October 27, 2017, 8 am – 4 pm
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
John G. Rangos Research Conference Center
Pittsburgh, PA

This national pediatric nursing conference is an excellent opportunity to share your best practice initiative, research project, or provide continuing education as it relates current pediatric issues. The conference offers participants breakout sessions highlighting clinical projects, education, and research studies.

View our 2017 Conference Brochure (PDF)

Call for Abstracts

Abstract submissions should be limited to one 8 1/2 x 11 page, single spaced, and in either Times New Roman or Arial 12 font. List all authors with primary presenter first. Most oral presentations are 45-50 minutes in length followed by a 10 minute question and answer session. In addition to the oral presentations there will be a 60 minute poster viewing session as part of the overall program.

  • Clinical Practice Presentation proposal requirements include: title, purpose, one learning objective, concise summary of content, and implications for pediatric nursing practice.
  • Evidence-based Practice/Research Presentation proposal requirements include: one learning objective, title, purpose of project or problem, review of literature, implementation strategy, evaluation, outcomes, and implications for pediatric nursing.
Submit your abstract online.
DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION IS MAY 1, 2017. Acceptance notices will be sent via e-mail by May 15, 2017.


Register here


Questions can be directed to:
Donna Flook at 412-692-6612 or
Heather Ambrose at 412-692-6373 or

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Training and Education Department
Plaza Building, Suite 314