Thursday, January 8, 2015

Safe Kids Childhood Injury Prevention Conference and Call for Abstracts

Join Safe Kids at PREVCON, the 2015 Safe Kids Worldwide Childhood Injury Prevention Convention at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in Washington, D.C. from July 29 - August 1, 2015. An estimated 700 attendees are expected to take part, representing injury prevention experts from hundreds of communities across the United States and more than 25 countries around the globe.

They are looking for abstracts that highlight innovative programs, research and practice in childhood injury prevention. In particular, they are interested in abstracts that address road safety, home safety, sports safety, and school and play safety.

Submission DeadlineAbstracts are due by 11:59 p.m. PST on Monday, January 26, 2015.

How to Submit
Please submit abstracts here.

The abstract word limit is 500 words. Please also provide one measurable objective, using action words such as 'explain,' 'demonstrate,' or 'evaluate.'

If submitting more than one abstract, please submit each separately through the abstract link.

Description of Session Formats
Oral session: 75-minute session with 2 or 3 presentations of 20 to 30 minutes in length.
Poster session: Posters presented within a 60-minute session.