Call for Abstracts

You are invited to submit an abstract for the  Nurse Educator's Conference in the Rockies, which will be held July 6 - 10, 2020, in beautiful Copper Mountain, Colorado. Note:  preconference sessions will be on Monday and Tuesday, with the full conference beginning on Wednesday the 8th.  This will be the 30th anniversary of the Nurse Educator's Conference.  The theme for our 30th year is 


Pearls of Wisdom for Academic Practice:

30 Years and Beyond  


Submissions are due no later than 5:00 pm Mountain Time

Monday, January 6, 2020 

If you have any questions about the submission form or its information, please email us:

Track 1 – Teaching and Learning Environment

Track 2 – Professional Development in the Nursing Workforce

Track 3 – Faculty Development

Track 4 – Curriculum and Program Evaluation

Track 5 – Instructional Technology Strategies


Session Options:


The planning committee invites abstract submissions from a person or group of people wishing to present a:


Skill-Building Session (1 - 2 hours)

Podium Presentation (1 hour)

Poster Session (set time during conference)

Panel Sessions (1 - 2 hours)

Other Ideas will be considered.  Please contact Sheryl at right away. We are always looking for creative, original, and compelling ideas to enhance our content.

Call for Abstract Reviewers 

We need you!

Please consider becoming an abstract reviewer for the 2020 NEC in the Rockies.

Abstract reviews will occur January 16 - February 7, 2020.  



Reviewer responsibilities include:

  1. Read and review up to 10 abstracts in a timely manner based on subject matter expertise

  2. Score abstracts based on criteria set up in system

  3. Offer constructive input for submitted abstracts


In return, abstract reviewers will receive a letter signifying role as abstract reviewer on National Conference. Submitting an abstract does not prohibit you from reviewing abstracts for the conference.

Have any photos from 2019? 

Please send them to Sheryl Trent

Want to be a sponsor or exhibitor the 2020 NEC in the Rockies? See your options on the respective tab or contact:

Monica Mika

2105 Clubhouse Drive, Suite A

Greeley, CO 80634