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2017 CPI Submission Categories
The 2017 Conference on Practice Improvement is accepting submissions for the following categories:

Lecture—60 Minutes

Purpose: To provide a forum for focused didactic presentation and discussion of clinical, research, administrative, or education topics.
Time: 60 minutes (45-minute presentation, 15 minutes of discussion).

Lecture—30 minutes

Purpose: To provide a forum for focused didactic presentation and discussion of clinical, research, administrative, or education topics.
Time: 30 minutes (20-minute presentation, 10 minutes of discussion/response).

Poster

Purpose: To provide an opportunity for one-on-one discussion of a presenter’s innovative project or research in practice improvement through health information or patient education. (Distribution of handouts is encouraged; audiovisual equipment not provided).
Time: 2-3 hours staffing your poster during the opening reception on Thursday evening and during the refreshment breaks on Friday.

Preconference Workshop

Purpose: To present high-quality, interactive sessions that require more time than the regular conference format allows. Space is very limited. STFM will charge a registration fee to help cover the costs of materials, audio/visual equipment, room rental, administration, and refreshments.
Time: 4-8 hours.

Seminar

Purpose: To give practical information and methods to enhance practice improvement through health information and patient education efforts. Seminars should include a combination of presentation and active involvement of participants.
Time: 90 minutes

Special Interest Discussion

Purpose: To share information, experiences, and ideas at Saturday's breakfast roundtables. Leaders briefly present the topics and then facilitate discussion. (Distribution of handouts is encouraged; audiovisual equipment not provided).
Time: 60 minutes



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