The PHEHP Materials Contest Committee is soliciting your best health education, promotion and communication materials for the 30th annual competition. The contest provides a forum to showcase public health materials during the APHA Annual Meeting and recognizes professionals for their hard work.
All winners will be selected by panels of expert judges prior to the 148th APHA Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA. A session will be held at the Annual Meeting to recognize winners, during which one representative from the top materials selected in each category will give a presentation about their material.
Entries for the contest are due by 11:59 pm (Pacific) on March 29, 2020 and will be accepted in the following categories:
Print Materials (only electronic or scanned versions accepted): Materials created for the public/patient population to promote a health related message or program. Materials submitted to this category cannot exceed five pages in length and must be in PDF. Examples include brochures, newsletters, posters, flyers, and photo novelas.
Multi-media Materials: Materials created for the public/patient population to promote a health related message or program. Examples include PSAs, health campaigns, online resources, videos, and video/ web games.
Training Materials: Materials created for the public, healthcare providers, and/or health educators to assist them in leading discussions on a health related topic or procedure. The material can be in print, CD-ROM, or website format. Examples include lesson plans, training modules, or multi-media health education toolkits.
1. MATERIAL SUBMISSION
Type the lead author’s name followed by the category you are submitting your material to in the subject line (Print, Multimedia, Training). Attach the following items to the email: the completed contest entry form (pg. 3); the two-page material description (instructions on pg. 4); a copy of your material as a PDF, Word document, or picture/video file (website entries should simply include the URL in the body of the email); English translation if necessary.
Send entry email to: Dr. Karen Mancera-Cuevas at PHEHPmaterialscontest@gmail.com
Within 24 hours of submission, you will receive an email to confirm receipt.
2. ABSTRACT SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:
ALL SUBMISSIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY 11:59 PM (Pacific) on March 29, 2020. Late submissions will not be accepted. For additional questions, contact the Committee Chairperson Dr. Karen Mancera-Cuevas at PHEHPmaterialscontest@gmail.com.
Karen Mancera-Cuevas, DrPH, MS, MPH, CHES
Illinois Department of Public Health
535 W. Jefferson St.
Springfield, IL 62761
Andrea Medeiros, MPH, CHES
National Osteoporosis Foundation
251 18th St S
Arlington, VA 22202