Call for Late-breaking Poster Abstracts for the National Symposium for Academic Palliative Care Education & Research
The CSU Institute for Palliative Care is currently accepting abstracts for Late-Breaking Posters to be presented at the 2018 National Symposium for 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 Late-Breaking Call for Poster Abstracts requests submissions related to the Symposium theme, Quality in Palliative Care: Fusing Education, Research and Practice. 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 opens July 10 and will close at midnight August 10, 2018. Acceptances will be issued by August 27.
Abstracts should fit within the Symposium theme, Quality in Palliative Care: Fusing Education, Research and Practice. For presentations of research findings, abstracts must include:
- Study aims
- Study methods (design, sample, measures)
Authors whose names are listed in the abstract form will be published in the program.
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!
Late-breaking poster presenters whose submission is accepted will receive a discounted registration rate of $249. The submission deadline is midnight August 10, 2018. We will notify individuals of their acceptance status by August 27, 2018.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The Doctors Company and California State University Institute for Palliative Care. The Doctors Company is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Doctors Company designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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: 13.5 CE Hours OR Click here for CME credit information*
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