Utah Academy of Physician Assistants

Call for Speakers: 31st Annual John M Allen Memorial Conference Presented by the Utah Academy of Physician Assistants

Posted 29 days ago by Jonathan Baird

31st Annual John M Allen Memorial Conference

Presented by the Utah Academy of Physician Assistants

St. George, Utah

April 8-11, 2020

Call for Speakers

Submissions are now being accepted for podium presentations at the 31st Annual John M Allen Memorial Conference. This annual event provides an important opportunity for attendees to stay up-to-date with important, evidence-based, practice-changing advances in medicine.  Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, and other specialists are encouraged to submit their proposals for the following subjects:





Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat

Reproductive Health (Male and Female)


History & Physical Exam Technique

Urology  (Male and Female)

Diagnostic, Radiologic, and Laboratory Studies


Pediatric Medicine

Infectious Diseases

Health Maintenance

Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Geriatric Medicine


Preventive Medicine

Psychiatry and Behavioral Science

Urgent and Emergent Medicine

Professionalism and Ethics in Medicine

The Business of Healthcare Delivery

Exercise and Medicine




Proposal submissions may be a brief abstract and must meet the following criteria:

  1. Update attendees on up-to-date practices and changes that have occurred in the past year. 
  2. Focus the application of the subject matter for a general medicine audience.
  3. Include a minimum of three educational objectives for the presentation 
  • Ex:  Attendees will apply best practices in asthma care
  • Ex:  Participants will interpret common abnormal ECG rhythms
  • Presentations must be formatted for 45 minutes with 5 minutes of Question & Answer.
  • Preference will be given to proposals from current members of the UAPA.
    • Joining UAPA is easy, click on this link and follow the instructions.


    All speakers will be eligible for either a $300 honorarium or free tuition for the conference.

    Contact Information

    Please submit proposals to using the "Contact Us" function of the UAPA website, attention Organizing Committee.  Proposals must be received by October 31, 2019.

    Proposals will be reviewed by the conference organizing committee and speakers will be informed of acceptance or denial by December 31, 2019.