Scientific Paper/Poster Submission

ISPNC 2020

Theme: Role of Nurse in Suicide Prevention

ISPNC 2020

Sub Themes:

Suicide demographics

  • Suicide in different age group – Teens, women, elderly
  • Protective and risk factors of suicide
  • Non-intentional suicide
  • Influence of internet/smartphone in suicide

Role of stakeholders

  • Role of schools
  • Role of parents/family
  • Perception of family/society towards suicide survivors
  • Peer group support
  • Role of media
  • The political will to from strategies in the prevention of suicide among farmers
  • Role of NGO / helpline in suicide prevention

Nurses beliefs and attitudes

  • Suicide attempt, emergency care and follow up
  • Care and follow up of suicide survivors – Survivors – journey with survivors
  • Mental illness and suicide

Specific interventions

Suicide – Risk Assessment and Psychopathology

Legal aspects of suicide

Research papers related to theme and sub-themes are invited for the paper/poster presentation.

Last date for online submission of paper/poster – 05.02.2020, 5 pm

On the first cum first serve basis, forty quality research papers on the theme and sub-themes will have an opportunity to enter the paper/poster competition.

The best paper/poster will be awarded; and also have an opportunity to get published in Indian Journal of Psychiatric Nursing (

Instruction for the participants

Abstract of the research articles related to theme and sub-themes are invited for the scientific paper and poster presentations. The abstracts are to be submitted in the English language typed on A4 size paper with 12 point font, 1.5 spacing, maximum 250 words highlighting the objectives, methodology and main findings may be submitted before 15th January 2020, 5 pm by ONLINE ONLY (

The participants must register for the conference. The platform presentation time will be 10 min (8 min presentation+ 2 min discussion). The posters should be submitted 7th February 2020. (Size 3ftX 4ft)