Spring 2019 Conference

The purpose of the National Council on Rehabilitation Education (NCRE) conference is to promote the improvement of rehabilitation services available to people with disabilities through quality education and research.

Conference Dates & Location

Tuesday, April 16 – Thursday, April 18, 2019 in San Diego, CA.

Conference Theme & Tracks

Theme – “Honoring our Rich History – Leading the Future”

Tracks:

  1. Advocating for the Profession and/or for Individuals with Disabilities.
  2. Educating Undergraduates in Rehabilitation: Best Practices and Outcomes.
  3. Emerging Strategies, Models & Interventions used in Collaboration with Individuals with Disabilities to improve Quality of life and/or Employment Outcomes.
  4. Integrating Multicultural Competency and Social Advocacy into the Rehabilitation Counseling Curriculum.
  5. Promising, Developing, and Existing Relationships and International Rehabilitation.
  6. Understanding the Impact of Disability on the Individual.
  7. Understanding Societal Impact on Individuals with Disabilities

Call for Proposals – Now Open

Deadline Date to submit is SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2018 by 10:00PM PT

CONCURRENT PRESENTATION – CALL FOR PROPOSAL DOCUMENT  

CONCURRENT CFPPlease be sure to read through all of the components of the Call for Proposals. This year we have several changes, so reviewing all pages is critical even if you have submitted a conference proposal before. Submit no more than (1) 60-minute Concurrent Presentation in which you are listed as the first presenter.

SEMINAR PRESENTATION – CALL FOR PROPOSAL DOCUMENT

SEMINAR CFPPlease be sure to read through all of the components of the Call for Proposals. This year we have several changes, so reviewing all pages is critical even if you have submitted a conference proposal before. Submit no more than (1) 90-minute Seminar Presentation, in which you are listed as the first presenter. Seminar presentations will only be held on one day, concurrently.

STUDENT SCIENTIFIC POSTER PRESENTATION – CALL FOR PROPOSAL DOCUMENT

If you are an undergraduate, graduate or doctoral student and will be listed as the first author on the proposal please refer to this Call For Proposals.

STUDENT POSTER CFPPlease be sure to read through all of the components of the Call for Proposals. This year we have several changes, so reviewing all pages is critical even if you have submitted a conference proposal before. Be listed as the first presenter on no more than (2) STUDENT Scientific Poster Presentation.

PROFESSIONAL SCIENTIFIC POSTER PRESENTATION – CALL FOR PROPOSAL DOCUMENT

If you are a New Career, Associate/Assistant Professor etc. please refer to this Call For Proposals.

PROFESSIONAL POSTER CFPPlease be sure to read through all of the components of the Call for Proposals. This year we have several changes, so reviewing all pages is critical even if you have submitted a conference proposal before. Be listed as the first presenter on no more than (2) PROFESSIONAL Scientific Poster Presentation.

Online Forms to Submit Proposal

 Online form will be available by no later than Monday, September 3, 2018.

Conference Agenda

A draft agenda will be announced by the end of December 2018.

Keynote Speaker

To be announced by December 2018.

Conference Registration

To be announced by November 2018.

Conference Hotel Reservation

Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina -1380 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92101.

Hotel reservations will be announced by November 2018.

Airport Information

San Diego International Airport – 3225 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101

Sponsorship Opportunities

To be announced by November 2018.

Continuing Education Units

Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) will be available Tuesday, April 16 – Thursday, April 18, 2019 for the following: Pre-Conference Workshops, General, Concurrent, Seminar and Scientific Poster Presentations conducted during the conference. CEU’s for ethics and general credits will be available to all CRC holders. The CRCC forms will be available onsite at the registration desk and will include more detailed information needed to obtain CEU’s.