Call for Presentations




One Child, Many Hands: A Multidisciplinary Conference on Child Welfare is issuing a Call for Papers. Proposed presentations are solicited which advance the field of child welfare from the perspective of a variety of disciplines.

Proposals need to include a cover sheet, maximum 25-word abstract, and maximum 500-word overview. Proposals must be received by January 15, 2017 – no exceptions.

Proposals will be reviewed and scored by a minimum of three reviewers in a blind review process.  Proposals that are recommended will undergo a final review by the Program Committee.  Presenters will be notified on or about January 20, 2017 regarding the acceptance of their proposals.

Presenters must register for the conference and are responsible for all expenses related to the conference, including travel, lodging, and discounted presenter’s registration rate (conference registration includes continental breakfast each day and two luncheons).  Presenters will be offered a special conference rate for local lodging.  A conference registration discount will be offered to a maximum of two presenters per presentation.  All travel arrangements are the responsibility of the presenters.