Individual abstracts may be submitted for oral, poster, or roundtable presentation (although they may be reassigned by program planners).
Full Sessions proposals require a coordinator (usually an abstract author) and include 3-5 individually submitted abstracts for oral presentation and are reviewed through the regular submission process. Abstract authors should indicate in the submission comments section to which full session they belong.
Limit abstracts to 250 words, using one of three formats (unstructured abstracts are not accepted):
All abstracts will be blind-reviewed by 2-3 reviewers using the following criteria:
To match reviewer expertise to abstracts submitted, please also indicate in the submission comments field which area below most reflects the area of work described in your abstract:
Continuing Education Credit
APHA values the ability to provide continuing education credit to physicians, nurses, health educators, veterinarians, and those certified in public health at its annual meeting. Please complete all required information when submitting an abstract so members can claim credit for attending your session. These credits are necessary for members to keep their licenses and credentials.
For a session to be eligible for Continuing Education Credit, each presenter must provide:
Contact Mighty Fine at email@example.com if you have any questions concerning continuing education credit. Please contact the program planner for all other questions.
Tracy Booth, EdD, BSN, RN
College of Nursing
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
900 College St.
Belton, TX 76513
Maria deValpine, RN MSN PhD
School of Nursing
James Madison University
MSC 4305 820 Madison Drive
Harrisonburg, VA 22807