The Call for Abstracts for the 7th annual SWHPN General Assembly is now open! The theme for this year is XXXX.

Topic areas we typically look for:

  • Care across the continuum
  • Caregiving
  • Clinical Practice
  • Communication & Decision-Making
  • Disease-specific interventions
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Education & Professional Development
  • Ethics / Policy & Advocacy
  • Grief & Bereavement
  • Hospice
  • Innovation & Research
  • Interdisciplinary Collaboration
  • Self-Care
  • Special populations & cultures (LGBT, rural, immigrants, other diverse populations, etc.)
  • Spirituality

Submissions can be sent as the following:

  • 30-minute oral presentations (for case studies, and subjects that are limited in scope)
  • 60-minute presentations
  • Poster presentations
  • Symposia (panel presentations)
  • Pre-conference workshops (2.5 hours, to be held on Sunday, March 17th)
  • New this year! Ignite Talks: 10-minute presentations, 20-slides max, with slides that auto-advance every 30 seconds. Great for newer social workers and presentations, ignite talks are fun, fast-paced presentations that will help you get your ideas out there and build your conference! We want to make it possible for to present their stories, while getting feedback from more experienced practitioners.

Detailed information on how to complete the online submission form is available in the Abstract Submission Guide. Questions can be sent to [email protected].

All accepted presenters are required to register for the conference, but will be offered a special rate.

Submissions will be accepted from July 11, 2018 through 11:59pm EST on September 7, 2018. The abstract deadline will not be extended this year.

Click here to submit your abstract today!