The 7th Hong Kong International Nursing Forum welcomes the submission of abstracts for oral or poster presentation.
Categories for Abstract Submissions
You may select ONE of the following categories for your paper:
  1. Patient-centred care
  2. Specialty nursing
  3. Quality and safety practice
  4. Health promotion and disease prevention
  5. Nursing workforce and administration
  6. Health care systems and policy
  7. Information and communication technology
  8. Nursing education and mentoring
Abstract Preparation
It is important that you read and follow the following abstract preparation instructions before completing the Online Abstract Submission Form.
  • Font and Spacing – Please use Times New Roman, 12 point, with single line spacing.
  • Title – The title should well indicate the core content of the study in a concise manner. The title should be in "BOLD". The initial letter of nouns, verbs, and pronouns should be capitalized.
  • Authors – On the next line after the title, list each author’s name with surname in capital letters followed by initials (e.g. CHAN AB). Bold and underline the name of the presenting author. Affiliation(s), including department/school, institution and country, of the presenting author should be specified on the next line. There should only be one presenting author in each abstract.
  • Content – The abstract must be structured in the following components:
    Background: stating the key issues and research/service gaps
    Objectives: stating what the study aimed to achieve
    Methods: stating the study design and key outcome measures
    Results: stating the key findings with appropriate statistics
    Conclusion: stating the key take-home message and practical implications
    Acknowledgement: stating the financial source or other support
  • Word limit – The number of words in the abstract (excluding the title and names of authors) should not exceed 350.
  • Preferred mode of presentation – Applications may opt for oral or poster presentation. The Scientific Committee will try the best effort to accommodate with the authors’ preferences.