Call for abstracts! International Conference of Nurses (Montréal) and CNS (Kelowna)

Posted on Oct. 21, 2022, 9:10 a.m.

Hello CNS colleagues,

I'm writing to let you know about calls for abstracts for two conferences coming up in 2023. 

Please note: the call for abstracts for the International Council of Nurses (ICN) conference closes on Oct. 31, 2022. 

1. ICN conference – Montréal, Que. (bilingual/bilingue)

Conference title: Nurses together: A force for global health

Dates of conference: July 1–5, 2023

Theme for presentations: Nurses together: A force for global health

Deadline for submissions: Monday, Oct. 31, 2022

For more information or to submit an abstract online: 

En français:

Soumission de résumé en français :


2. Clinical Nurse Specialists’ Conference – Kelowna, B.C.

All CNSs and registered psychiatric nurses are invited.

Conference title: “Changing Health Care Systems to Embed Cultural Safety and Humility; Acting to Decolonize Healthcare Systems.”

Dates of conference: May 11–12, 2023

Theme for presentations: Acting to decolonize health-care systems 

Deadline for abstracts: Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023 before 10 a.m. PT

For more information or to submit an abstract online: 


Paul-André Gauthier, Inf./RN, CNS; PhD (nursing)

President-elect and director of finance, CNS-ON

Clinical Nurse Specialist Association of Ontario/Association des infirmières et infirmiers cliniciens spécialisés de l’Ontario