CFA: International Conference on the History of Nursing


The Consociazione nazionale delle Associazioni infermiere/i (CNAI), working in Collaboration with the European Association for the History of Nursing (EAHN); The Meyer Hospital and Foundation Florence; The Ordine Provinciale delle professioni infermieristiche, Florence and Pistoia; and the University of Florence is pleased to announce the Florence 2020 Conference, an International Conference in the History of Nursing to mark the bicentenary of Florence Nightingale’s birth

Conference Theme: Nursing, An International Profession

You will be required to indicate:

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All authors names, surnames, affiliations, and eMails Keywords
Presenting author Student contribution
Title of the abstract Bibliography
Abstract (max 300 words) Message to the Chairs

Please ensure that your abstract relates to research in the history of nursing or healthcare and select a submission theme. Please also ensure that your abstract includes information on:

  • the background to your project;
  • the methods used;
  • your findings;
  • a discussion and conclusion.

In-text references are welcomed, but a reference list is not required. Please do not include footnotes or endnotes.

‘Works in progress’ are welcomed. In these cases, the inclusion of ‘preliminary findings’ is sufficient.

Abstracts on other subjects related to nursing and healthcare history will be welcomed and considered. In these cases, please select “Other nursing/healthcare related subjects” and indicate the theme(s) in the ‘Keywords’ field.

Submit your abstract here.