Call for abstracts: ICPAN Conference 2015

Posted on 18 February 2015 by Pat Smedley


Abstract Submission is extended to 1st March

ICPAN 2015

Sharing and Caring - Inspiring Global Connections

9 - 12 September 2015

Copenhagen, Denmark


The aim of the congress is Sharing initiatives in education, research, management and evidence-based practice and Caring for the perianaesthesia patient. Hurry up and share your knowledge with global colleagues

The scientific programme will focus on using evidence, education and best clinical practice to improve the quality of patient care before, during and following anaesthesia and the PACU.

The themes for the programme are:

- Education: Academic Education, New employee introduction/education, E – learning

- Clinical Practice:Pre & Anaesthesia Care, Post Anaesthesia Care, Paediatric/Adult and Geriatric Care, Surgical Speciality Groups, Patient Safety

- Research: Evidence Based Practice, Quality Assurance, Qualitative Research, Quantitative Research

- Management: Nurse/Patient Ratio, Staff Safety, Patient Flow Issues, Electronic Attendance Planning


Whether you work in pre-admission, pre-anaesthesia/anaesthetic nursing, day surgery, general or specialist PACU (post anaesthesia care unit/recovery room), don’t miss this incredible opportunity to share professional knowledge, research and best practice strategies related to perianaesthesia nursing which includes:


*day of surgery admission,

*pre-anaesthesia/anaesthetic nursing,

*post anaesthesia [recovery] phases 1 [PACU/Recovery Room],

*post anaesthesia [recovery] phase 2 [Day surgery, Ambulatory Care]

*extended Observation Post Anaesthesia


Panel discussion, workshops, poster and formal presentations, your knowledge will allow maximum exchange of ideas in Copenhagen.


We invite you to send one or more abstracts with maximum 250 words.

Abstracts (oral and poster) must be submitted on the congress homepage:

Deadline for submission is 1st March 2015

All abstracts will be evaluated by representatives from the Scientific Committee. The authors will get response by e-mail at the latest by 1 April 2015.

To get the abstract printed in the Congress book, you have to register for the congress at the latest by 15 May 2015.

On behalf of the scientific committee,


Bente Buch

Conference Chair 

Barna. British Anaesthetic and Recovery Nurses Association