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Call for Oral/Poster Abstracts
The 5th International Meeting on Indigenous Child Health will be held in Portland, Oregon, April 19-21, 2013. The meeting provides an opportunity for general pediatricians, family physicians, nurses, community providers, and others who work with indigenous children and youth to come together to share, support, network and build partnerships to improve indigenous child health.
The purpose of this international, collaborative conference will be to focus on innovative clinical care models and community-based public health approaches for children and youth in First Nations, Inuit, Métis, American Indian and Alaska Native communities. Additional conference information can be found at: http://www.aap.org/nach and http://www.cps.ca .
The Planning Committee invites oral/poster abstracts on all topics pertaining to Indigenous child health. Submissions will be accepted from individuals working with indigenous populations, and are not limited to medical providers. The deadline for proposals is November 1 , 2012.
Special consideration will be given to workshops on these subjects:
EVALUATION CRITERIA AND NOTIFICATION
The Planning Committee will evaluate submissions based on:
Special consideration will be given to submissions:
The Planning Committee reserves the right to refine session content and/or speaker selection
Oral/poster abstracts must be received by close of business on November 1, 2012.
We will notify the primary contact of the acceptance or rejection no later than November 26, 2012.
All proposals should be submitted at www.surveymonkey.com/s/IMICH_Abstract. All portions of the survey must be completed before a proposal will be considered.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
|First Nations, Inuit and Métis Health Committee
Canadian Paediatric Society
2305 St. Laurent Blvd
Ottawa ON K1G 4J8
Phone: 613/526-9397 ext 263
|Committee on Native American Child Health
American Academy of Pediatrics
141 Northwest Point Blvd
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007