CALL FOR ABSTRACTS — APHA's 2020 Annual Meeting and Expo

HIVAIDS Late Breakers

Meeting theme: "Creating the Healthiest Nation: Preventing Violence"

Submission Deadline: Friday, July 10, 2020

Late breakers will be accepted as an opportunity to present research findings, program and/or policy details that have emerged since the deadline of the initial call for abstracts. Late breaker submissions are not an opportunity for authors to submit abstracts not timely submitted to the original call for abstracts.

At this time, we invite late breaker abstracts focused on:

- Intersection of HIV/AIDS and severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) or COVID-19 including data from clinical research trials, research and development, testing, stigma, health systems, political leadership policy, and project implementation efforts

- Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (BSSR)

- HIV/AIDS and racism

Abstracts considered for review are limited to 250 words and include EITHER of the following elements:

Background, Objectives, Methods, Results, Conclusion


Issue, Description, Lessons Learned, Recommendations


Two (2) clear, measurable learning objectives

  • HIVAIDS Late Breakers


Program Planner Contact Information:

Danielle Campbell, MPH
Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior
UCLA Semel Institute
760 Westwood Plaza, NPI 38-240
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: 310-794-9227

Stacy W. Smallwood, PhD, MPH
Department of Community Health, Jian-Ping Hsu College of Public Health
Georgia Southern University
Hendricks Hall
Statesboro, GA 30458
Phone: 912-478-2040

Mohammad Rifat Haider, MBBS, MHE, MPS, PhD
College of Health Sciences and Professions, Ohio University
Athens, OH