About This Journal

Quality Advancement in Nursing Education - Avancées en formation infirmière

Quality Advancement in Nursing Education - Avancées en formation infirmière (QANE-AFI), a bilingual blind peer review journal, will aim to address questions and issues related specifically to quality advancement in nursing education. Many themes will be addressed including the assessment, indicators, and standards of quality nursing education, the evaluation, program modality outcomes, and the nature and key elements of educational quality.

With the collaboration of several highly respected scholars in the nursing field, Quality Advancement in Nursing Education - Avancées en formation infirmière, published twice a year, will promote excellence in nursing pedagogy through the publication of research, theoretical, and policy papers from a Canadian and International perspective.

Articles will be accepted, and published in either English or French.

Archive versions of all articles are available through Library and Archives Canada .
QANE-AFI is a recognized journal included in
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Licensing and Copyright

All articles in QANE-AFI are available under Open Access. All authors retain copyright of their article(s). Authors are not subject to any fees for the processing or publishing of their accepted article.

Sponsorships and Support

Select sponsors provide financial support to QANE-AFI in return for the inclusion of their name, logo, and links to their company site. QANE-AFI retains full editorial control, and no sponsors have any influence whatsoever on the journal’s content, including articles, editorials, and interviews, editorial board, peer reviewers, or manner of presentation.
For more information, please view our Sponsorship Policies and Guidelines.
Organizational and publishing support is provided by the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing.

Conflict of Interest

All authors are required to complete and submit the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest. In handling issues of conflicts of interest, QANE adheres to the recommendations outlined by the ICMJE.