Conference attendees view 42 research posters from faculty, students and community organizations.

2017 St. David's CHPR Annual Conference:
Innovative & Effective Approaches to Health Behavior Change Across the Lifespan

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

Title: Innovative & Effective Approaches to Health Behavior Change Across the Lifespan
Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time: 11:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Location: Thompson Conference Center

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Tom Baranowski, Professor of Pediatrics & Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine "Videogames for children's health: Serious or entertaining?"

Registration: Click here to register for the 2017 St. David's CHPR Annual Conference (Online registration opens on Dec. 9, 2016)

Nursing contact hours have been applied for through the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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Conference Registration

Click here to register for the 2017 St. David's CHPR Annual Conference. (Online registration opens on Dec. 9, 2016)

Registration Cost and Deadlines: All rates include a box lunch.

  • Early Bird General Registration: $20.00
    (Online registration open from Dec. 9 - March 23, 2017)
  • Early Bird Student Registration: $10.00
    (Online registration open from Dec. 9 - March 23, 2017)
  • Regular General Registration: $35.00
    (Online registration open from March 24 - March 30, 2017)
  • Regular Student Registration: $15.00
    (Online registration open from March 24 - March 30, 2017)

Refunds: The last day to cancel your registration and receive a full refund is March 15 by 5 p.m.

Substitutions from the same agency are allowed at any time with prior notification to the registrar (email chpr@mail.nur.utexas.edu).

Note: Meeting rooms tend to be cold; please bring a sweater or jacket for comfort.

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Conference Sponsors & Co-sponsors

The 2017 Conference is presented in part by:

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Continuing Education Hours Available

Nursing contact hours have been applied for through the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

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Call For Poster Presentations

Abstract Deadline: Monday, February 6, 2017

Faculty, community members, and graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to submit abstracts for review. Poster presentations are invited on the conference theme or other topics addressing ANY aspect of health disparities, health promotion, or disease prevention research in underserved populations. Posters may report preliminary results of work in progress. Scholarly presentations consistent with the mission of St. David's CHPR will be selected, and the first author will be notified via email by February 28, 2017.

*NEW – Student Poster Awards: $300 for top student poster, $150 for runner-up in both categories (undergraduate poster award; graduate poster award). Students must be the first author of the poster to be eligible for the award. Winners will be notified at the end of the poster session on the day of the conferences.

Important Documents

Submission: Submissions are accepted by email only. Application materials should be emailed to CHPR@mail.nur.utexas.edu

**Please Note: The first author of an accepted poster abstract will receive complimentary registration to the conference.

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Questions? Call us at (512) 471–9910 or email us at CHPR@mail.nur.utexas.edu