Call for Submissions
Health Communication Interest Group
Eastern Communication Association Annual Convention
ECA 2020, Baltimore, MD, Hyatt Regency Inner Harbor, April 1 – April 5
Submission Deadline: October 15, 2019 11:59 P.M. PST
The Health Communication Interest Group of ECA is now welcoming submissions to the 2020 Convention, which will be held in Baltimore, MD. Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, an area with one of our nation’s richest and most innovative histories, offers a unique setting for our discipline’s oldest existing association to gather and consider the ways in which we innovate (and need to do so).
We invite scholars, researchers, and practitioners to submit completed papers and panel proposals to the Health Communication Interest Group. Papers and panels that embrace the theme of “Harboring Innovation” will be particularly welcomed.
ECA uses Attendee Interactive to manage submissions and reviews. The deadline for submissions is October 15, 2019 at 11:59 PM PST. If you have not used Attendee Interactive before, you will be prompted to create a new User ID and Password to submit your work. Here is the link forAttendee Interactive: https://ww4.aievolution.com/eca2001/index.cfm
The Health Communication Interest Group invites two types of submission and the specific requirements for each type follows:
Submission Guidelines for Completed Papers
Papers should be written in accordance with the University of Chicago Manual of Style or APA 6th edition (whichever is appropriate). The following fields will be completed for individual submissions:
Submission Guidelines for Panel/Program Proposals
Please submit panel/program proposals as one MS Word file (.doc or .docx). Proposals should be written according to the University of Chicago Manual of Style or APA 6th edition (whichever is appropriate). Include the following items in all panel/program submissions:
Include the following statement of professional responsibility with all submissions.
In submitting the attached paper/panel, I/We recognize that this submission is considered a professional responsibility. I/We agree to present this paper/panel if it is accepted and programmed. I/We further recognize that all who attend and present at ECA’s annual meeting must register and pay required fees.
Please email Kelly Madden Daily at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.