Research Opportunities

Listed below are links to health care organizations with a defined research section available to nurses at their conferences.

Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses

Air and Surface Transport Nurses Association

American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing

American Academy of Nurse Practioners

American Academy of Nursing

American Academy of Pain Management

American Assembly of Men in Nursing

American Association for the History of Nursing

American Association of Colleges of Nursing

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses

American Association of Diabetes Educators

American Association of Neuroscience Nurses

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

American Association of Occupational Health Nurses

American Association of Spinal Cord Nurses

American Burn Association

American College of Cardiology

American College of Nurse Practitioners

American Heart Association-Council on Cardiovascular Nursing

American Holistic Nurses Association

American Nephrology Nurses Association

American Nurses Association

American Pain Society

American Psychiatric Nurses Association

American Public Health Association

American Organization of Nurse Executives


American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses

American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses

American Thoracic Society

Association of Nurses in AIDS Care

Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses

Association of periOperative Registered Nurses

Association of Rehabilitation Nurses

Association of Women’s Health, Obstetrics and Neonatal Nurses

Canadian Association of Critical Care Nurses

Eastern Nursing Research Society

Emergency Nurses Association

Infusion Nurses Society

Interdisciplinary Nursing Quality Research Initiative (INQRI)

International Association for Human Caring

International Council of Nurses

International Federation of Nurse Anesthetists

International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care

International Society of Nurses in Genetics

Midwest Nursing Research Society

National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists

National Association of Neonatal Nurses

National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health

National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

National Black Nurses Association

National Gerontological Nursing Association

National Institute of Nursing Research

National League for Nursing

National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties

North American Nursing Diagnosis Association

Oncology Nursing Society

Respiratory Nursing Society

Royal College of Nursing

Sigma Theta Tau International


Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates, Inc.

Society of Gynecologic Nurse Oncologists

Society of Pediatric Nurses

Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates

Society for Vascular Nursing

Southern Nursing Research Society

Southern Regional Education Board

Western Institute of Nursing

Workgroup of European Nurse Researchers

Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society

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