Thursday, March 22, 2018

Safe States 2018 Annual Meeting - Call for Abstracts

Safe States Call for Abstracts: March 23 - April 19

Share Your Expertise with the Field!

Call for Abstracts and Reviewers

Opens March 23rd until April 19

The Safe States 2018 Annual Meeting will explore how to renew passion, resolve to strengthen, and realize goals related to injury and violence prevention efforts. We know our members and partners are doing exciting work, and it's your time to shine! We encourage you to share your innovative work with colleagues from across the country at this year's Annual Meeting in Charleston, South Carolina.

We hope you will consider submitting an abstract for projects, research, or program activities that focus on all aspects of injury and violence prevention relating to the conference theme of “Renew. Resolve. Realize.”

Abstracts of 350 words or less will be accepted for the following formats:
  • Short Oral Presentation
  • Extended Oral Presentation
  • Poster
Access the full set of guidelines and instructions and submit your proposal by 11:59 p.m. Eastern, Friday, April 19, 2018.

Abstracts submitted for the Annual Meeting will also be eligible to be considered for the Innovative Initiative of the Year Award, an opportunity for Safe States members to showcase their unique and creative approaches to injury and violence prevention.

If you are looking for other ways to be involved with the Annual Meeting, consider the following:
  • Be an Abstract Reviewer: Volunteer to review abstracts in May 2018. Authors planning to submit abstracts are welcome to participate. Apply by April 19.
  • Register and apply for a scholarship: Plan to attend and tell others. Early registration opens May 21 and scholarship applications are being accepted from March 23 to May 11.
  • Spread the news: Encourage your colleagues and partners to submit an abstract.
We look forward to growing our skills individually, as well as collectively across the field. We hope you are getting excited and look forward to seeing you in Charleston.

Submit an Abstract


Apply to Review Abstracts

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