Call for Papers

Submit a Manuscript for "Professional Issues and the Nurse Practitioner"

The Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (JAANP) is seeking manuscripts for a 2019 special themed edition on "Professional Issues and the Nurse Practitioner." Under the editorial leadership of Drs. Rod Hicks, Mary Ellen Roberts and Judy Berg, this special edition builds upon the August 2017 issue on this topic.

Contributing authors are invited to submit papers for peer review on broad topics with direct implications for advance practice nurses such as:

  • Health policy and regulatory issues
  • Leading quality initiatives
  • Innovative practice models
  • Leadership development
  • Career advancement
  • Developing innovative practice models
  • Care of vulnerable populations
  • Bridging gaps between research and practice
  • Entrepreneurism
  • Mentorship

Priority consideration will be given to completed projects and manuscripts submitted prior to December 31, 2018.

For more information, please contact Dr. Hicks at

Review JAANPs author guidelines.