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Call for Presentations

Closes: September 7, 2018

All presenters will be notified by October 6, 2018!

Are you interested in sharing your expertise, programs, successes, challenges, and/or creative innovations? Submit your presentation for the 2019 National Drowning Prevention Educational Conference today!

Speaker Benefits:

  • Reduced Registration Price: 
    • General Session/Keynotes - Complementary Registration
    • Breakout Sessions/Workshops - 
      • 50% off 1 registration
      • 25% off 2 registrations 

Call for Posters

Closes: February 1, 2019

All presenters will be notified on a rolling basis!

Topics: Any topic inclusive of academic and healthcare research related to drowning and drowning prevention will be considered for this conference. Special areas of interest include, but are not limit to: Advocacy, Care Management, Clinical Innovation, Community Behavior Modification, Community Intervention & Support,  Education and Training, Technology

Poster Format: The size of the poster should not exceed 36” in height and 48” in width.

Audience: The audience will consist of a range of academic, industry, non-profit and healthcare professionals working together to prevent drowning. Also, included will be family members who have suffered loss as a result of drowning.  

Prizes and Expense Reimbursement: Posters will be reviewed by a panel of judges and cash prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd in the competition for a total of $500, $300, and $200 respectively, along with a one-year membership to NDPA (courtesy of NDPA). Prizes will be split between multiple authors of a single winning poster. Travel expenses will not be reimbursed.  

In appreciation of you being a poster presenter, we do offer a discount on the conference registration fee.  Please see your options below:

1.  Attending the entire conference - 40% discount on conference registration fee.
2. Attending the entire conference with a co-speaker - 20% discount on conference registration fee for each speaker.
3. Attending the conference for ONLY the of the poster presentations - $100 flat rate


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