AACPDM 2008 Conference: Call for Papers

November 30, 2007

AACPDM

NOVEMBER 30, 2007

2008 Annual Meeting

The American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AACPDM) is delighted to announce that the 62nd Annual Meeting will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, USA from September 17 - 20, 2008.

Call for Papers NOW AVAILABLE! Click here.

The AACPDM Scientific Program Committee is now accepting abstracts for consideration for presentation at the 62nd Annual Meeting. Presentations may address any aspect of developmental and physical disability, child development, cerebral palsy and related neurological, muscular and skeletal disorders. You are invited to submit an abstract to one or more of the following categories:

1. Scientific Free Papers and Poster Presentations: You may designate your scientific abstracts for podium or poster presentation, or allow the Program Committee to make the decision. Students, residents and fellows are encouraged to submit abstracts for consideration under the new category for Student Scientific Poster. All accepted abstracts will be published.

2. Demonstration Posters: The abstracts in this category provide an opportunity to present new ideas, instruments (diagnostic and outcome tools), techniques and technologies, pilot work, interesting service delivery models, and other areas pertaining to the care of children with developmental disabilities. These abstracts will not be published.

3. Instructional Courses: These abstracts are focused educational courses, which may be didactic and or interactive, presented by one or more individuals or groups over a two-hour period.

4. Multimedia Presentations: Audio/Visual presentations of up to 60 minutes may be made on CD-ROMS and/or DVD's. Selected submissions will be previewed at the 2008 meeting. Audio/Visual presentations cannot be submitted on-line. Please send Audio/Visual abstracts to the AACPDM Office. Forms for multimedia submissions are available on the AACPDM website.

NOTES:

  • Reference the Call For Papers brochure for detailed instructions located here.
  • The deadline for all submissions is January 31, 2008.
  • The selected abstracts will be announced by the Scientific Program Committee in April 2008.

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