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12th INEBRIA Conference 2015 - Atlanta, GA, USA: Call for abstracts

Individuals are invited to submit contributions for presentation at the 10th Annual Conference through this call for abstracts. Although relevant abstracts falling outside these areas are welcome, you are encouraged to choose from the following topics:
  • Results of original alcohol-related SBI research
  • Screening tools and approaches to screening in various settings
  • Efficacy of brief interventions
  • SBI for alcohol and other health behaviours
  • Utilizing Information Technology to conduct SBI
  • SBI outside general health settings (e.g. criminal justice, employee assistance)
  • SBI education programs
  • Strategies for integrating SBI into health policy

Important:

  • Please read carefully these instructions before submitting the abstract.
  • Please submit the abstract for your proposed contribution (oral presentation, poster or symposia or workshop) using this on-line form.
The call for abstracts will open from the 11th of March to the 30th of April
Please Note:
  • The new deadline for submission of abstracts is the 15th of May 2015 (extended)
  • Please make sure that at least one of the authors registers for the Conference
  • Read instructions before submitting the abstract
  • On-line submission is recommended

*Type of presentation

Oral Presentation
Poster (Measures 90cm x 120cm)
Workshop
Symposia (90-minute session based on a coordinated submission of abstracts that are related (introduction, 4 oral presentations based on submitted abstracts, and a discussion)
   

*Conference topic

Screening tools and approaches to screening in various settings
Efficacy of brief interventions (RCTs only)
Utilizing Information Technology to conduct SBI
SBI outside general health settings (e.g. criminal justice, employee assistance)
SBI education and training programs
Strategies for integrating SBI into health policy
Implementation research
Results of other original SBI research (not implementation research or RCTs)
Interprofessional involvement in screening and brief intervention

* Abstract: Please limit your abstract to 300 words in total (Introduction, Objective, Methods, Results and Discussion)

*INEBRIA COI Declaration Form for presenters at the annual conference 2015


Guidance for authors
The corresponding author should use this form to declare all funding sources and competing interests for the presentation being submitted. ALL authors are requested to disclose to the corresponding author any actual or potential conflict of interest including any financial, personal or other relationships with other people or organizations within three years of beginning the work submitted that could inappropriately influence, or be perceived to influence, their work. Authors should use the following questions to declare funding sources and to decide whether they have any competing interests:

1. Funding sources

1.1. Funding sources for this work

List all funding sources for the work. If the present work was supported directly or indirectly by the alcohol industry, or by third-party organizations funded by the alcohol industry, please give both the name of the organization (e.g., the International Center for Alcohol Policies) and describe its connection with the industry if that connection would not be apparent to the conference participants.  If none declare “None”; if yes, please describe organization and type of financial award. Please see list of organizations at http://www.parint.org/isajewebsite/conflict4.htm for examples

2. Competing interests: Financial support of other work & employment

2.1 Have you in the three years prior to the beginning of the work accepted financial awards from an organization that represents an interest which may in any way be affected financially from the kinds of research described in your original study. Please declare any direct or indirect connections with the alcohol industry, or by third-party organizations funded by the alcohol industry, regardless of whether the funds are connected with the present work, Awards that should be declared include: reimbursement for attending a symposium; a fee for speaking; a fee for organizing education; funds for research (other than those declared above); travel funds to attend a meeting; or fees for consulting. If none declare “None”; if yes, please describe organization and type of financial award

2.2. Have you in the three years prior to the beginning of the work been employed by an organization that may in any way be affected financially from the kinds of research described in your study or the topic of your review, editorial, or letter? Do you hold any stocks or shares in an organization that may in any way be affected financially from the kinds of research described in your study or the topic of your presentation? Have you been paid to serve as an expert witness on the subject of your presentation? Do you have any other competing financial interests? If none declare “None”; if yes, please describe organization and type of employment, stocks, or paid activity.

3. Competing interests: Non-financial

3.1. Do you have any significant or obvious non-financial competing interests (real or apparent) that should be known about in order to judge the objectivity of a particular article or other work? If none declare “None”; if yes, please describe.

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