SOPHE 66th Annual Meeting

Blazing a Trail for Health Education and Health Promotion

April 23-25, 2015
Portland Hilton, Portland, OR

**The call for abstracts is now open!**

Click here to view the abstract submission checklist

Click here to submit your abstract

Submission Deadline: September 22, 2014, 11:59 PM ET

The Society for Public Health Education's 66th Annual Meeting, Blazing a Trail for Health Education and Health Promotion, offers an exciting opportunity to share your research findings, program impacts, policy changes, perspectives, and expertise with the health education and health promotion professional community. The conference will be held in Portland, Oregon, April 23-25, 2015. Join us in sharing your latest research and practice in health education and health promotion!

Call for Abstracts

You are invited to submit a proposal for an oral presentation, workshop, poster, think tank, and/or roundtable at the 2015 Annual Meeting. 

Conference Subthemes:

  • Systems, Policies, Research, and Practices: Current Trends and Future of Health Education
  • Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults: Health Needs of Future Generations
  • Advancing Health Education through Technology and Innovations
  • Disparities and Inequity: Health Education and Promotion for Social Justice
  • Culture, Diversity, and Health: Local and Global Perspectives


Click here for detailed description of the meeting, subthemes, and a checklist for preparing abstracts

Tips for Submitting your Abstract

  1. Clarify type of session requested (e.g., single presenter, multiple presenter, workshop, poster, think tank, roundtable).

  2. Limit abstract to 400 words for peer-review. Also prepare a brief version of the abstract for print (125 ­word maximum).

  3. If multiple presenter, include required information for each presentation and presenter.

  4. Include disclosure information for primary presenting author.

  5. PRINT a copy of the submission for your files.

Abstracts must be submitted online by September 22, 2014 11:59 pm (EST).

If you experience difficulty with your submission please contact Jeanine Robitaille at

NOTE: Work that has been previously published or presented at a national conference will not be accepted. Submission of multiple abstracts that present the same data in different ways is also prohibited and will result in the abstract(s) being rejected.