Call for Abstracts 2018 National Symposium on Academic Palliative Care Education & Research
The CSU Institute for Palliative Care has concluded its call for abstracts for the 2018 National Symposium on Academic Palliative Care Education and Research. This is the premier event where palliative care professionals from across the country convene to hear from national experts, present their research, pedagogical, and/or clinical advances, and network with colleagues. The Symposium will be held at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina, San Diego, October 11-12, 2018.
The theme for the 2018 Symposium is, Quality in Palliative Care: Fusing Education, Research and Practice. A Late-Breaking Call for Poster Abstracts related to the Symposium theme will be issued in July and run until mid-August. So if you missed the first submission, be sure to respond to the Late-Breaking Call. Share with your colleagues how you view or measure quality in your work, as you strive toward our shared goal of improving care for those with serious, chronic, or life-threatening illness.
Examples of topics:
- Factors affecting quality such as diversity, literacy, access, social justice, consumerism, and more
- Assessing or measuring quality
- Enhancing quality
- Continuous improvement in practice
- Challenges to assuring quality in research
- Best practices
- Ethical challenges
- Or more!
The National Symposium features palliative care leaders and academic scholars, teachers, and practitioners from around the country, in an array of plenary and concurrent sessions. Gain new insights on the latest developments and best practices, and many opportunities to network with peers. We encourage you to submit a late-breaking abstract to join the program, and present your work!
Abstract submission for the Late-Breaking Call for Posters will open in July and run through mid-August, 2018. Acceptances will be issued in late-August.
Join the Interest List to be notified when the call is issued HERE.
Abstracts should fit within the Symposium theme, Quality in Palliative Care: Fusing Education, Research and Practice.
Accepted submissions will be featured during the Thursday evening poster session. Poster authors should plan to be present to discuss their work with colleagues during the poster session.
Questions? Call us at 760-750-7289!
DATES: October 11-12, 2018
ATTENDEES: Faculty From Universities Nationwide
LOCATION: Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina, San Diego, California
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CONTINUING EDUCATION HOURS & CME: Information to be announced
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