Calls for Abstracts
2nd International Science Symposium on HIV and Infectious Diseases
Deadline: December 10, 2013
Abstracts will be accepted in the fields of basic science, clinical science, public health, translational research and social/behavioral science relating to the following fields: HIV/AIDS, STDs, TB, viral hepatitis, other infectious diseases. Click here for more information.
22nd NIMH Conference on Mental Health Services Research – Research In Pursuit of a Learning Mental Health Care System
Deadline: December 20, 2013
The conference seeks to highlight scientific investigative efforts to improve population mental health through mental health services research in the context of a learning health care system. We welcome abstracts on a broad range of mental health services research topics, but original research on the following topics is of particular interest: improving population health through the development of a learning mental health care system; improving mental health care through new technology development and diffusion. Click here for more information.
The Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development Joint Regional Conference on “Enhancing Food Security and Rural Viability through Innovative Food System Practices and Opportunities”
Deadline: December 15, 2013
We seek high quality research, teaching and outreach presentations that will stimulate, inspire, motivate and advance knowledge of and practices related to food security and rural viability, through the development of food systems. Abstracts will be accepted for research papers, work-in-progress and proposal ideas; extension programs (education and training); policy design and proposals; case studies and student projects. Click here for more information.
Third International Conference on Practice Research – Building Bridges not Pipelines: Promoting Two-way Traffic Between Practice and Research
DEADLINE EXTENDED: November, 15, 2013
The purpose of this conference is to promote innovative, flexible and truly collaborative practice-research strategies that engage academic researchers and social work practitioners in a productive dialogue rather than a conflict over research-based “versus” practice-based knowledge-development paradigms. It is intended to bring our most inventive national and international thinkers together to learn from each other rather than to set them apart. Click here for more information.
Special Issue on Social Work and Health Inequalities
Deadline: November 15, 2013
We are seeking article submissions for a special issue on social work and health inequalities/inequities. All the journals are international journals and cover various aspects of health and human development across different age groups such as children, adolescents, or families, or service delivery areas like Public Health. Article submissions may be in the form of review articles, original articles, case reports, short communications, letters to the editor, or book reviews. The special issue is seeking abstracts that address your work or your teams work in the content areas of social work health and inequalities or social work and health inequities. Click here for more information.
New England Science Symposium
Deadline: January 9, 2014
The New England Science Symposium, established in 2002, provides a forum for postdoctoral fellows; medical, dental and graduate students; post-baccalaureates; college and community college students (particularly for African-American, Hispanic/Latino and American Indian/Alaska Native individuals) to share their biomedical and health-related research activities through oral or poster presentations, to engage in discussions related to career development in the sciences, to exchange ideas and to expand their professional networks. Click here for more information.
International Rural Health and Rural Nursing Research Conference
Deadline: November 1, 2013
Nationally and internationally known researchers, practitioners, and educators from multiple disciplines whose focus is improving the health of rural people and communities are invited to participate. Theory development/concept analysis papers, evidence-based practice project papers, and education innovation project papers will be accepted. Click here for more information.
CDC STD Prevention Conference
Deadline: October 25, 2013
The Scientific Program Committee invites papers of high quality in the areas of STD prevention research, program and policy. Abstract submissions are peer-reviewed for scientific content, logical presentation, and current interest of the topic to the scientific community. Click here for more information.
2014 International Social Work Conference
March 16-18, 2014 - Kampala, Uganda
Deadline: October 15, 2013
We are particularly interested in presentations and contributions that reflect African perspectives on social work, social development, and social policy; and in views from the international social work fraternity which are suitable to enrich discourses on and responses to the given challenges in African contexts. Click here for more information.
4th Annual International Conference on Stigma
November 22, 2013 - Washington, DC
Deadline: October 15, 2013
The 4TH International Conference on Stigma is accepting posters, abstracts and scientific research papers. The goals of the conference are to explain what stigma is, describe how stigma impacts individuals and communities, and to explore interventions that work to reduce stigma, on both a community and a government/policy level. Click here for more information.
Special Issue on Social Work and Health Inequalities/Inequities
Deadline: November 15, 2013
The special issue is seeking abstracts that address your work or your teams work in the content areas of social work health inequalities or social work health inequities. Abstracts and subsequent manuscripts will be primarily reviewed by members of social work health and inequalities network (SWHIN). The International Editorial Board of the journals is dedicated to producing high quality scientific journals of interest to researchers and practitioners from many disciplines and appreciates interdisciplinary work. Click here for more information.
Joint World Conference on Social Work, Education, and Social Development
Deadline: October 18, 2013
The Joint World Conference on Social Work, Education and Social Development 2014 are seeking abstracts relevant to the following themes: Strengthening the social and cultural well-being of individuals, families and communities – promoting resilience, empowerment, safety and respect; addressing health inequalities and disadvantage for individuals and communities; fostering social and economic initiatives that promote security and protection; creating sustainable and safe physical environments; educating for change, human rights and equality; ensuring the sustainable and ethical use of technology in human services. Click here for more information.