Transcultural Approaches to Advance Health Care


  1. Explore the connectedness of Transcultural Nursing Education, Practice, Research and Administration.
  2. Examine population health through meaningful use of transcultural theories and evidence-based best practices.
  3. Identify new and innovative transcultural nursing strategies to promote delivery of evidence-based care.
  4. Synthesize ecological, global, and social determinants of health to develop culturally relevant programs and services for individuals, families, communities, and populations.


SUBMISSIONS ARE CLOSED FOR 2018 - The call for abstracts for 2019 will be available in November 2018!

Abstract Submission Information: 

  • Abstracts must address the conference theme and objectives.
  • Abstracts must be submitted through the secure online system.
  • Abstract must be limited to 600 words or less. Including references.
  • Abstract submission deadline is midnight EDT --- DEADLINE EXTENDED April 15, 2018.
  • Questions can be directed to

Information for consideration

  • TCNS accept submission from multiple heathcare disciplines.
  • TCNS encourages diversity of submissions.
  • TCNS encourages diversity of theories and theorists.

Link to Secure Online Abstract Submission Form