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CHAPCA’s 2014 Annual Conference

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November 17-19, 2014
Caesars Palace
Las Vegas, NV

Save the Date

CHAPCA 2014 Annual Conference
Call for Proposals

About the Conference:
2014 Conference Scheduled for November 17-19, 2014 at Caesar's Palace Hotel in Las Vegas, the format includes half day programs, 90 minutes sessions and a poster session.

Beat the Odds

Presenters not wishing to attend other sessions at the conference are not required to register. Presenters wishing to attend any other sessions receive a $100 discount on a full conference, or $50 off a single day registration for the day of the presentation.

Submission Deadline:
Midnight, May 1, 2014

All submissions will be reviewed by the conference planning committee. Notification of the status of your presentation will be sent by mid-June. Please note that the topics listed below were identified as top topics of educational interest by the membership of CHAPCA.

  • Advanced Care Planning
  • Bereavement
  • Drug Profiling
  • Employment/Human Resources
  • Finance/Billing
  • Fund Development
  • Governance
  • Inpatient Units
  • Life/Career Balance
  • Managed Care Marketing
  • Palliative Care
  • Operations
  • Pediatrics
  • Pharmaceutical Applications
  • Volunteer Programs

The deadline to submit your proposal is May 1, 2014 at midnight. All proposals will be reviewed by CHAPCA's Education Committee. Notification of the status of your proposal will be given by mid-June.

In addition to completing and submitting this proposal, please email your curriculum vitae/resume to Rachel Henry at rhenry@calhospice.org. A proposal will not be considered complete without your curriculum vitae/resume. If you have questions regarding the proposal submission process, contact Holly Swiger at hswiger@calhospice.org or (951) 927-9318. Thank you for your interest in submitting a proposal.

Prior to submitting your proposal, we recommend you read the information that you will be requested of you. To submit your proposal, click here.