Starts

Tuesday

09/19/2017

8:00 AM - CST
Ends

Thursday

09/21/2017

5:00 PM - CST

@ Wyndham Springfield City Centre

700 E. Adams
Springfield, IL 62701
(217) 789-1530
Questions?
Krissy Roseberry
kroseberry@ipha.com
(217) 553-5246
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Cancellation request form
Attachments

2017 Call for Abstracts Summary

Exhibitor/Sponsor/Advertiser Prospectus

2017 Call for Posters

IPHA 76th Annual Meeting Save the Date

IPHA 76th Annual Meeting Agenda At-A-Glance- Draft


CALL FOR POSTER PRESENTATIONS

View Call for Posters Summary

Submit a Poster Presentation Abstract

We invite poster presentations on the role of public health in addressing current challenges and opportunities in four focus areas:  Behavioral Health; Health Equity; Communications and Health Advocacy; and Partnerships and Collaboration. 

Participating as a poster presenter provides an opportunity to:

  • Network with your peers and advance your professional reputation.
  • Promote your project and experience to an engaged audience.
  • Contribute to the industry knowledge base.

ALL Poster Presentation abstracts MUST be submitted online.  Applicants will be notified regarding their acceptance by August 1.

Deadline to submit a poster presentation abstract is June 30, 2017 at 5:00pm!

 

HOTEL INFORMATION

Click here to make your hotel reservation online

Wyndham Springfield City Centre
700 E. Adams St., Springfield, IL
Phone: 217-789-1530

Overnight hotel room accommodations are the responsibility of the registrant. A block of rooms has been reserved at  a special rate of rate of $70 per night for single occupancy and $85 per night for double occupancy. Room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes. Hotel room reservations can be made online at the link below or by calling the Wyndham at 217-789-1530 and specifying that you are with the “IL Public Health Assn - IPHA 76th Annual Meeting."

Hotel registration deadline is August 27, 2017!

 

EXHIBITORS/SPONSORS/ADVERTISERS

Your exhibit, sponsorship, and/or advertisement will allow you access to nearly 400 public health professionals including administrators, educators, nurses and physicians from various local and state agencies. 

View the Exhibitor/Sponsor/Advertiser Prospectus

Sign up Now as an Exhibitor/Sponsor/Advertiser

 

Sponsorships

Gold Level Sponsor.............$3,000

Bronze Level Sponsor..........$2,000

Silver Level Sponsor ...........$1,000

Tribute Book Advertising

Full Page Interior (7" x 10").........$175

Half Page (7" x 4 7/8")................$100

Quarter Page (3 5/8”   x  4 7/8”)..$50

Other Opportunities

Donate a Door Prize                                        

 

Exhibits

before June 1st         June 1st or after

For-Profit...............................$450..........................$500

Not for Profit..........................$350..........................$400

Academic Institution................$300.........................$350

Current IPHA Affiliate Member...$250.........................$300

 

Bundle: Booth and Full-Page Ad

before June 1st         June 1st or after

For-Profit...............................$550..........................$600

Not for Profit..........................$450..........................$500

Academic Institution................$400.........................$450

Current IPHA Affiliate Member...$350.........................$400

 

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

The Illinois Public Health Association announces the availability of four (4) scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year for qualified graduate students in Public Health.

IPHA Scholarship for Graduate Study in Public Health: 

Three scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each

Edith Heide Memorial Scholarship: 

One scholarship in the amount of $2,000

 

IPHA Scholarship Overview 2017.pdf

IPHA Scholarship Application 2017.doc

IPHA Scholarship Application 2017.pdf 

 

Eligibility:  Must be a citizen of the United States, a resident of Illinois and enrolled in a public-health related graduate degree program at a recognized and accredited university in Illinois.

Guidelines:  Scholarship assistance may be used toward the payment of tuition and fees only.  Recipients of scholarships may apply and be considered for support for a second year.

Award:  The applicant with the highest score will receive the Edith Heide scholarship and the second - fourth place applicants will all receive the IPHA Scholarship for Graduate Study in Public Health.  The four scholarship recipients will be invited to attend the awards ceremony at the IPHA Annual Meeting, September 20, 2017, 5:30pm – 8:00pm, to receive their scholarship certificate. If the scholarship recipient is not a current IPHA member, they will be given a one-year student membership.         

Disbursement:  Upon verification of enrollment, the Illinois Public Health Association will send the scholarship funds directly to the financial aid office of the recipient’s college or university.

Deadline:   Completed applications for scholarship assistance for the 2017-18 academic year must be received no later than 5:00pm on August 4, 2017.

 

 

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