2020 School Health Conference

ASHA’s 2020 School Health conference will take place at the Hyatt Regency in Albuquerque, NM  September 30th- October 2nd.

The ASHA School Health Conference is a great resource for school health professionals across the US and internationally to learn, meet, and share ideas with like-minded professionals. Attendees represent schools, districts, state, communities, government, and other school health committed entities.

Conference Overview

Four interdisciplinary based tracks are offered during the conference for professionals to acquire the knowledge and resources to develop, support, and assess school health tenets while embracing the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child model.

  • The Administration, Coordination & Leadership track features sessions focused on the implementation of PreK-12 coordinated school health programs at the national, state, and local level.
  • The Programs & Services track features sessions focused on the innovative delivery of school health programs and services.
  • The Research & Emerging Issues track features sessions focused on research that impact members of the school health team and that address child and adolescent health issues.
  • The Teaching & Learning track features sessions focused on health education and physical education instruction in PreK-12 school settings or the university-based preparation of individuals for school-based health education and physical education instruction.
Call for Abstracts

The American School Health Association is pleased to announce the Call for Abstracts for the 2020 Annual School Health Conference is live.

We invite submissions related to a wide variety of health issues affecting students. Four interdisciplinary based tracks are offered during the conference for professionals to acquire the knowledge and resources to develop, support, and assess school health tenets while embracing the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child model. However, we are planning to offer a fifth track with multi-session forums on health education, school health services, and mental health. We encourage 30 or 60-minute session proposals in these topic areas.

If you are an expert in one of our submission track topics, have inspiring ideas to share, and/or best practices to advocate, now is the time to submit a presentation!

To submit, click here.

Call for Abstracts Opens: 1/20/20
Call for Abstracts Closes: 3/9/20
Review Period: 3/13-4/6/20
Presenters Notified: 4/15/20
Presenters Must Confirm their Attendance: 4/30/20
Conference Schedule Finalized: 5/1/20
Registration Opens: 5/1/20
Conference Sponsorship & Exhibition
The 2020 Annual American School Health Conference in Albuquerque will attract approximately 400 school health professionals from across the nation to network and discuss current school health issues and trends, research findings and innovative teaching techniques.

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Complete the Conference Sponsorship Form to join ASHA’s community of supporters!