The University of Colorado Physical Therapy Program, along with the Colorado School of Public Health and the American Physical Therapy Association Health Promotion and Wellness Council, is proud to welcome you to the Colorado Health Promotion Symposium.
This virtual symposium will explore the intersection of health promotion and physical therapist practice by connecting ideas, places, and people through technology and innovation to advance health equity. Interactive sessions will include keynote presentations, panelist discussions, platform presentations, and breakout sessions.
Keynote Address: Dr. Jonathan Samet, Dean of the Colorado School of Public Health
Featured Speakers:Dr. Kimberly Varnado, Director of the College of Saint Mary PT Program
The call for abstracts is now open for the 2022 Health Promotion Symposium. We invite you to submit your work for consideration by the Symposium Steering Committee.
While developing your submission, we welcome the following categories under our broader theme of connecting:
We will prioritize those abstracts focusing on justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion.
Call for Abstracts: April 1-May 15, 2022 11:59 p.m. PDT
Abstractive Review and Selection: May 16-June 15, 2022
Notifications sent via Email: June 16, 2022
We welcome submissions related to 3 of the 4 categories falling under our broader theme of connection. In addition to prioritizing those abstracts focusing on diversity, equity, and inclusion, we also encourage creativity and innovation as we seek to explore the intersection of public health and physical therapy.
Sessions selected for the 2022 Health Promotion Symposium will be scheduled to facilitate continuity of discussion and exploration. A sample schedule is provided below for illustrative purposes only.
|IDEAS||PLACES||PEOPLE||TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION|
|Welcome and Overview||International Platforms||Engagement Platforms||Technology Platforms|
|Keynote||Immigrant and Refugee Platforms||Networking||Innovation Panel|
|Ignite Responses||Rural and American Indian Platforms||Transformative Leadership Platform||Wrap Up|
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Need help submitting an abstract? Watch our video tutorials for a quick how-to!