2016 22nd Annual Symposium, Renaissance Orlando, April 14-17


PCNA invites healthcare professionals involved in quality improvement and innovation projects or original data-based research related to cardiovascular risk reduction and disease management to submit an abstract for a poster presentation at the PCNA 2016 Annual Symposium.

The purpose of the poster session is to present original data based research findings and share innovative ideas for successful approaches to cardiovascular risk reduction and disease management. PCNA is proud to provide this forum for members and colleagues to share their ideas and best practices. 

Key Dates

August 1, 2015 - Abstracts accepted
December 1, 2015 - Abstract submissions close
January 31, 2016 - Authors notified of acceptance
April 14 to 17, 2016 - Annual Symposium


  • Two outstanding written abstracts will be selected for oral presentations and published in the Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing.
  • Six outstanding posters will be published in the Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing.
  • All submissions will be eligible for selection to participate in a Moderated Poster Session at the PCNA Annual Symposium.
  • All presenters and winners will be recognized during PCNA General Sessions on Saturday, April 16.
  • All presenters will have their conference registration fee waived.

Submission Guidelines

Winning Abstract Presentation
Poster Winner
Abstract Presentation