AIR-P Research Day at AUCD 2022 Conference

AIR-P Research Day at AUCD 2022 Conference


pdf File AIR-P Research Day at AUCD2022 RFP (280KB) [download]

Sunday, November 13, 2022- Wednesday, November 16, 2022
Location: 999 Ninth Street NW, Washington, D.C.

Event Description

This in-person, semi-annual event is an opportunity to highlight innovative life course intervention research in the six Research Nodes supported by the Autism Intervention Research Network on Physical Health (AIR-P).  This event is part of the AUCD 2022 Conference and will include both asynchronous and synchronous elements. Asynchronous elements will include supplemental e-posters from rapid-fire presenters. These will be made available for viewing one week in advance of the meeting to encourage peers and experts to formulate questions to discuss at the synchronous elements of the event. On the day of the event, there will be panel presentations, individual rapid-fire presentations, and time for Q&A. This meeting is open to all. 


Request for Proposals (RFP)

AIR-P is pleased to launch the call for proposals to present at the semi-annual AIR-P Research Day at AUCD 2022 Conference. This is a call for those interested in providing a rapid-fire presentation at the event. These presentations will be supplemented with corresponding e-posters and videos from all selected presenters. Submissions of work in progress is encouraged, as the Research Day will provide opportunity for structured questions and feedback from peers and experts. Special topics of interest are presentations aligning with the AUCD 2022 Conference theme, Health Equity: Serving the Whole Person, and highlighting the social determinants of health in improving the physical health of autistic individuals and their families.

Accepted applicants will be eligible for a scholarship of up to $500 to support their travel to the AUCD2022 conference. Scholarship funds will be awarded as a reimbursement following conference attendance. 


How to Submit a Proposal

Fill out the AUCD 2022 Call for Proposals form with the appropriate information.

  • IMPORTANT! Under Presentation Format, select “Poster Symposia Presentation” 

Screenshot of application portal. Visual instructions to select third option,


  • IMPORTANT! Under Presentation Description, begin the Title of Presentation with “AIR-P:” 

Screenshot of application portal. Visual instructions to start title of presentation with


Please see the accompanying RFP document for more detailed information on how to submit a proposal by the deadline on June 21, 2022, 11:59pm ET.

REMEMBER to make title of your poster submission start with the word “AIR-P” to be easily identifiable among other submissions!


The AIR-P Research Day is hosted by AUCD in collaboration with UCLA and HRSA. If you have questions, please contact Dana Kim at AUCD.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under the grant #UT2MC39440. The information, content and/or conclusions are those of the authors and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

Please Note:

  • For disability accommodations, please email Dana Kim at AUCD.
  • There is no cost for this event.
  • CEUs are not offered for this event.