Submit an Abstract

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The Planning Committee for the IPHA 76th Annual Meeting invites you to submit an abstract for a Pre-Conference Training, Concurrent Session or Skills-Building Workshop.

This year's conference, Public Health: Stronger Together, will be held September 19-21, 2017 at the Wyndham Springfield City Centre in Springfield, Illinois and we expect to draw nearly 400 public health professionals.

We invite presenters to speak to the role of public health in addressing current challenges and opportunities in four focus areas: Behavioral Health; Health Equity; Communications and Health Advocacy; and Partnerships and Collaboration.

Participating as a presenter provides an opportunity to:

  • Network with your peers and advance your professional reputation.
  • Promote your project and experience to an engaged audience.
  • Contribute to the industry knowledge base.

ALL Abstracts MUST be submitted online at

Deadline to submit an abstract is May 1, 2017 at 5:00pm!

Applicants will be notified regarding their acceptance by May 31, 2017.

Note: A separate Call for Poster Presentations will be open soon.

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