Call for Abstracts: Poster and Paper Presentations

ENA sponsors robust poster sessions at its conferences. ENA seeks research and evidence-based practice abstracts that address clinical, education, injury prevention, leadership, quality improvement, and safety issues in emergency care. The poster sessions are excellent opportunities to present your work and discuss the problems of, and solutions to, many of the pressing issues in today’s emergency health care environment with nurses, managers, leaders, researchers, and other participants.


Current Calls

ENA is now accepting poster presentation abstracts for Emergency Nursing 2016 September 14-17, 2016 in Los Angeles. More information about the submission process can be found here. Submissions are being accepted through January 13, 2016.


Poster Awards Program

The Poster Awards Program, sponsored by the ENA Institute of Emergency Nursing Research (IENR), has been established to encourage research and knowledge dissemination about emergency nursing and emergency care. The awards program is offered at both the ENA Annual Conference and ENA Leadership Conference.

General Program Information  

Poster Award Winners

2015 Poster Award Winners

Factors that Make Emergency Nurses Feel Safe from Patient-Visitor Violence
Christian Burchill, PhD, RN, CEN, James Bena, MS, and Rosemary Polomano, PhD, RN, FAAN

Evidence-based Practice:
Decreasing Sedation for Pediatric Head CT Imaging in the Emergency Department
Kaci Rainey, BSN, RN, CEN


Creating a Research Poster vs. an Evidence-Based Practice Poster

Creating Effective Poster Presentations

Writing a Research Abstract


Contact us:

ENA Institute for Emergency Nursing Research
(800) 900-9659, ext. 4119