Call for Papers
Call for Papers - Bridging the Gap from Data to Value
Bridging the Gap from Data to Value is the theme for the 35th International Seating Symposium. Priority will be given to proposals on new and innovative topics that highlight evidence, outcomes, clinical applications, standards, and strategies to promote value-based interventions.
The ISS is the leading educational and scientific conference in the field of wheelchair seating and mobility as well as, related technologies. The 35th ISS expects to host over 3,000 national and international attendees representing multiple countries and backgrounds. The Symposium will include scientific and clinical papers, research forums, in-depth workshops, and panel sessions. Presentations should address wheeled mobility and seating challenges, in addition to, solutions for people with disabilities across the lifespan. Conditions such as neuromuscular disorders, spinal cord injury and diseases of the spinal cord, orthopedic disorders, systemic conditions, obesity, and polytrauma.
- Open: May 1, 2018
- Close: July 9, 2018
All submissions will require:
- Measurable Learning Objectives
- Timely and Appropriate References (APA Format)
Notification of Acceptance in early September.
Call for Papers will seek:
- 1-hour courses
- 4-hour Pre-Conference Courses
- 8-hour Pre-Conference Courses
- Papers (15 minute session with 5 minutes of question and answer)