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ACHCA Student Applied Research Poster Session

The ACHCA Academy of Long Term Care Leadership and Development Academy is pleased to announce the 4th Annual Student Applied Research Poster Session to be held at the American College of Health Care Administrators Spring Convocation and Exposition in Orlando, FL on April 12-16, 2013.

The Convocation gives undergraduate and graduate ACHCA student members from Universities across the country, an opportunity to present their scholarly work on a wide variety of topics from applied research with a faculty member or to an innovative project with an ACHCA member. Students participate through oral presentations, poster displays, and gallery exhibits. Throughout the few days, participants have the opportunity to interact with other students, faculty, and ACHCA members from across the country.

» View 2013 ACHCA Student Applied Research Posters

How to participate
To participate, students should submit an abstract of their research or innovative project by January 31, 2013. The University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire Office of Research and Sponsored programs in association with the Learning and Technology Center has stepped forward and will assist the ACHCA Education Committee and Academy with managing the logistics of poster submission and production.

What is it?
This poster session will showcase the applied research, scholarly work and creative professional activity of undergraduates and graduates in the broad fields of health and aging services administration study. Participants will also have the opportunity to attend the ACHCA Spring Convocation.

Who participates?
Undergraduate and graduate students. Preference will be given to students who are members of ACHCA, or whose faculty advisor is a member of ACHCA. Faculty mentors are encouraged to attend with students.

Why participate?
Share your scholarly and creative work at a nationwide conference while interacting with other students and colleagues from across the country. Network with ACHCA members, faculty, and students from other institutions. Build your professional resume.

Click the links below to download important poster application and session information.

» Application
» Poster Session Exhibition Guidelines
» National Student Poster Session Email

Need more information?
Please contact Bridget Staberg at, ACHCA Academy Fellow, with any questions about the Student Applied Research Poster Session and to be placed on a list for updated information.

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