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The National Nursing Forum 2018

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The National Nursing Forum (NNF) is the Australian College of Nursing’s signature annual leadership and educational event bringing together nurses, students and other health professionals from around the country and across the globe. The NNF will take place from Tuesday 28 – Thursday 30 August 2018 at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre. 

The theme for the NNF is ‘Diversity and Difference’ which will be explored in the keynote plenary sessions and throughout the program.

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Abstract Submissions

Abstract submissions are now open for the NNF 2018. Please review the abstract submission guidelines before submitting your abstract. 
Abstract Submission Guidelines Submit an Abstract
Key Dates
Abstract Submissions Open – 1 December 2017
Abstract Submissions Close – 19 February 2018
Authors Notified of Submission Outcome – 10 April 2018
Presenters to Confirm Acceptance – 17 April 2018
Presenter Registrations Due – 30 June 2018

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