2018 CALL FOR POSTER ABSTRACTS
Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center
2018 Annual Telehealth Summit
April 15-17, 2017
Telehealth on Trial
The Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center (MATRC) invites you to submit an abstract for poster presentations at the MATRC 2018 Annual Telehealth Summit. This year telehealth will “go on trial!” We will be covering broad telehealth issues and challenges related to HIPAA, private payers, efficacy, evidence base, and liability. Particular topics of interest are listed below. All submissions should be from original work. The call is open to clinicians, faculty, and students from all disciplines. This year all accepted abstracts meeting requirements will be published in the International Journal of Telerehabilitation. This journal covers topics related to telehealth/telemedicine across disciplines.
Page 1: POSTER SUBMISSION
For each poster submission include the following:
Page 2: LEAD AUTHOR’S BIOSKETCH
Submit a brief biosketch (no more than 75 words). Include at the top of the biosketch the lead presenter’s full name, email address, and phone number.
Abstracts and biosketches must be submitted by email to Margie Tomann at email@example.com on/before 5:00 PM EST Friday, January 26, 2018. Late submissions will not be reviewed.
Submissions that adhere to the above guidelines will be reviewed and scored by the MATRC Poster Abstract Review Panel. Final selections will be based on: 1) relevance to conference’s four focus areas; 2) the innovative nature of the practice or study; and 3) the quality and clarity of the abstract. Abstracts will undergo review and selection via a blind peer review process. Time and space constraints will dictate the number of posters selected for presentation.
The lead presenter will be notified by email concerning the status of the submission during the week of February 12, 2018. It is expected that the lead presenter will be present with the poster at the Summit*. Poster presentations will take place on April 15-17, 2018. The lead presenter (and any others who plan to present) must register for the Summit. Registration fees are as follows:
For full time students with student ID:
*Lead presenters who are full time students and have posters selected for presentation will receive a discount code valued at $50 at the time of selection notification. The code can be applied to the day-only registration, making it complimentary or applied to the Full Summit student registration, making the total out of pocket cost for the entire event $75.
For faculty and all other non-student presenters:
**This is the discounted Early Bird Registration Rate. Faculty and other non-student presenters will be given a registration Code to allow them to register at the Early Bird rate of $350 if they have not yet already registered at that rate prior to notification.
Please direct all questions concerning this call for poster abstracts to Anita Browning at anita.browning.virginia.edu or 434.270.5338.