2013 Call for Proposals
Submit a Proposal
NAON National Office
401 N. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 800.289.NAON (6266)
The 2013 NAON Call for
The NAON Congress Unit invites you to
submit a podium or poster presentation
proposal for the 33rd Annual Congress
in San Antonio. The NAON Congress
provides a facilitated, self-directed
learning environment through interactive
classroom settings, poster displays, collegial
networking, and technical exhibits.
This four-day conference will feature educational sessions focusing on the topics below:
|• Case Management
||• Pain Management
||• Patient Education
|• Complementary Therapies
|• Innovative Technologies/Care Delivery
|• Legal and Ethical Issues
||• Professional Development
|• Office Practice
|• Sports Medicine
||• Staff Education
||• Total Joint
|• Outcomes Management
Along with what is listed on the actual 2013 NAON Congress Call for Podium and Poster Proposals, please consider submitting a proposal that includes the following topic information:
- best practices in providing orthopaedic patient and family-centered nursing care
- health care reform effects on orthopaedic nursing
- new laws that affect orthopaedic nursing
- new technology in orthopaedic nursing (practice, education, leadership, or research)
- regulatory body issues and their effects on orthopaedic nursing (Joint Commission, SCIP, etc.)
- research in nursing, especially orthopaedic nursing
- quality body issues in orthopaedic nursing (HCAHPS, NQF, Magnet, etc.)
The ongoing Congress goal is for at least
70% of all presentations to be educational
level 2 and 3.
- General healthcare
- Intermediate healthcare
- Advanced healthcare
The ongoing Congress goal is for at least 70% to be category A. .
A = Orthopaedic specific content
B= General content
Sumbit a Proposal:
Click here to go to the 2013 Congress Education Session and Poster Presentation Call for Proposals .
Click here to submit a proposal for NAON's 32nd Annual Congress.
Please remember that the deadline for education session proposals is Friday, June 29, 2012! The deadline for poster presentation proposals is September 7, 2012 . All submitters will receive the status of their submission by e-mail in the Fall.
Please visit NAON's Online Presenter Resource Center or contact NAON at email@example.com or 800.289.6266 if you have any questions.
The NAON Congress Unit reviews the proposal content during the process of presentation selection. Proposals should offer succinct
summaries that invite attendees to participate in the subsequent podium or poster presentations.