Submit your Abstract: 2016 General Assembly
With the theme Promoting Integrated Care for Serious Illness: Improving Access, Coordination and Psychosocial Outcomes, this year’s assembly will take place March 6-8, 2016 in the heart of downtown Chicago at the Westin Michigan Avenue Hotel. This annual event, once again in conjunction with AAHPM/HPNA, will showcase original research, innovative practices, educational strategies, policy initiatives and case narratives in the field of hospice and palliative care. In addition to individual presentations and posters, the assembly will provide new opportunities for learning, including a robust program including pre-conference workshops, presentations from social workers and other interdisciplinary professionals, plenaries with palliative and hospice care leaders and experts, and a variety of networking opportunities.
How to Submit an Abstract
Submit your presentation for the 2016 Call_for_Abstracts! Proposals for the following session types will be accepted:
Oral Presentation: A 20-minute presentation on a specific topic, with an additional 10 minutes for audience discussion
Poster Presentation: Visual presentation of research or practice; awards given for best posters
Symposium: A one-hour session organized around a related overall theme; a primary author with 2-3 individual presenters
Full instructions for submitting an abstract can be found in the2016_Guide_for_Submitting_an Abstract .
Submit your abstract by Monday, September 21st, 2015.
We look forward to your submissions!
Co-Chairs of the Abstract Committee
Tracy Schroepfer, MSW, PhD
Gary L. Stein, JD, MSW
1521 Second Avenue, Suite 609
Seattle, Washington 98101