Call For Presentations – 34th Annual Conference

You are invited to submit a presentation proposal for the 34th Annual NADD Conference.

 

NADD 34th Annual Conference & Exhibit Show-2017

November 1 – November 3, 2017

Sheraton Charlotte Hotel, Charlotte, NC

 

This year’s conference chairperson is :  

Christina Dupuch (formerly Carter), MSW, Chief Operating Officer for Vaya Health, Asheville, NC

 

 

Presentation proposals are encouraged that illustrate this year’s theme:

Reaching your Potential & Beyond: IDD/MI

  • Please submit proposals that will focus on practical information in the IDD / MI areas. Submissions can focus on a variety of subject areas for children and adults including: public policy issues, treatment strategies, forensics, program models, therapy approaches, genetic syndromes, new technology, training, ASD and family related topic areas, assistive technology, employment, whole person care / integrated care, housing options, community interation, crisis services and presentations by families are encouraged. We also encourage submissions from direct support professionals (DSP’s) and Research Posters.
  • Other topic areas are encouraged as well.

Presentation Categories at this time: 

Poster Session: Bulletin boards and/or tables provide presenters with the environment to share their information with presenters and conference attendees. The poster session will take place during the welcome reception on Thursday evening of the conference. Poster sessions will be judged and a research award given.

Before completing the submission, please compile the correct information in the CHECK LIST for your presentation and scroll through the form. You will not have the ability to start and stop, to complete at a later date.

 

Checklist: 

For Poster Session Proposals included:

  • A Poster Presentation Title (No more than six (6) words maximum)
  • In one (1), MS Word document file, one (1) page, double-spaced (maximum) description of the poster session
  • One (1) complete copy, in a MS Word document file, of the primary presenter’s curriculum vitae or resumé
  • In a MS Word document file, a one-page (1) page curriculum vitae or resumé for each secondary presenter

NOTE: If you are submitting for more than one poster session or presentation, please clearly note this in the appropriate space. All sections must be completed.

 

General Instructions:

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Please scroll through the form below and compile the information necessary before you begin.

 

34th Annual Conference Presentation Submission Form

 

Have you presented previously at a NADD conference during the past three (3) years?
YesNo

Type of Presentation:
Presentation (90 mins.)Research Symposia (30 mins.)Poster Session

Presentation Title (No more than six (6) words maximum)

Topic Description (Please check the one (1) description that best applies to your proposal.)
Administration & SystemsAgingCounseling & TherapyDiagnosis & AssessmentDirect Support ProfessionalDrug TherapyEnvironmental HealthFamily IssuesOffendersPolicyProgram ModelsResearchResidentialSocial & Sexual IssuesStaff TrainingSubstance AbuseSyndromesNew! practical, how-to information for Direct Support ProfessionalsOther
Other Topic:

Level of Presentation (Please check the one (1) description that best applies to your proposal.)
BeginnerIntermediate/AdvancedAll

Audio Visual Requirements (please check all that apply). NADD will provide the following:
Podium MicrophoneFlip Chart/MarkersLCD Projectors only, presenters are required to bring their own Laptop ComputersScreenMy presentation requires Audio Feed for Video ClipsOther (Please Explain)
Other A/V Requirements:
There is a charge for AV equipment not listed. (Any AV equipment not mentioned above will be the responsibility of the presenter to provide.)


PRIMARY PRESENTERS

The Primary Presenter will receive all NADD correspondence and will be responsible for communicating all information including Audio Visual coordination to other presenters on the team.

  • Primary Presenters are responsible for a discounted, flat registration fee of $275.00. (This does include the Wednesday Pre-Conferences but does not include Breakfast Consultations or Continuing Education Credit Fees.)
  • Poster Session and secondary Presenters are responsible for all applicable registration fees.

Primary Presenter

First Name

Last Name

Credentials

Professional Title

Program

Agency

Street

City

State / Province

Zip Code

Country

Phone

Fax

E-mail Address

Presentation & Research Symposia Proposal includes:

In one (1), MS Word document file, compile an Abstract for your Proposal (35 words maximum or less), List at least three (3) Educational Objectives (found under General Instructions) and a Program Description of no more than two (2) double-spaced pages. Click Browse to locate the file on your computer.

Poster Session Proposal includes:

One (1), page double-spaced, MS Word document file, containing the description of the poster session. Click Browse to locate the file on your computer.

All Presentations require:

Complete copy of the primary presenters curriculum vitae or resumé. This should be in MS Word or PDF format. Click Browse to locate the file on your computer


Secondary Presenters

Please include a one- (1) page curriculum vitae or resumé of each individual listed; if none, leave blank.

Note: There is a limit of four (4) secondary presenters for each presentations.

All secondary presenters for the various presentation types are responsible for full payment of all applicable registration fees.

Secondary Presenter #1 of 4 (leave blank if none)

First Name

Last Name

Credentials

Professional Title

Program

Agency

Street

City

State / Province

Zip Code

Country

Phone

Fax

E-mail Address

One - (1) page curriculum vitae or resumé This should be in MS Word or PDF format. Click Browse to locate the file on your computer

Secondary Presenter #2 of 4 (leave blank if none)

First Name

Last Name

Credentials

Professional Title

Program

Agency

Street

City

State / Province

Zip Code

Country

Phone

Fax

E-mail Address

One - (1) page curriculum vitae or resumé This should be in MS Word or PDF format. Click Browse to locate the file on your computer

Secondary Presenter #3 of 4 (leave blank if none)

First Name

Last Name

Credentials

Professional Title

Program

Agency

Street

City

State / Province

Zip Code

Country

Phone

Fax

E-mail Address

One - (1) page curriculum vitae or resumé This should be in MS Word or PDF format. Click Browse to locate the file on your computer

Secondary Presenter #4 of 4 (leave blank if none)

First Name

Last Name

Credentials

Professional Title

Program

Agency

Street

City

State / Province

Zip Code

Country

Phone

Fax

E-mail Address

One - (1) page curriculum vitae or resumé This should be in MS Word or PDF format. Click Browse to locate the file on your computer


This is of Total presentations submitted by the primary presenter.
Incomplete proposals will not be reviewed for acceptance.

Presentation Schedules for NADD Annual 34th Conference & Exhibit Show for 2017:

  • Submission form and complete proposal due by April 14, 2017
  • Notification of Acceptance e-mailed by May 26, 2017

Registration Fee Reminder:

  • Primary Presenters are responsible for a discounted, flat registration fee of $275.00. (This does include the Wednesday Pre-Conferences but does not include Breakfast Consultations or Continuing Education Credit Fees.)
  • Poster Session and secondary Presenters are responsible for all applicable registration fees.