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Welcome to the 2020 APA Annual Meeting Submission Site!

The 2020 Annual Meeting submission site is currently open to submission of New Research posters and Innovation & Technology posters. The site will close on Thursday, December 12, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. ET.

The theme for the 2020 APA Annual Meeting is “Advancing Quality: Challenges and Opportunities.” The Scientific Program Committee encourages all submitters to keep this theme in mind while crafting their submissions.
  • The submission form will close promptly at 5:00 p.m. ET; no submissions will be allowed after this time
  • All presenters/co-authors must attest to their participation in the proposal
  • A single author cannot be listed on more than 5 submissions of any type
  • All presenters attending the meeting must agree to pay the appropriate speaker registration fee
You will use your username and password to log into the submission site. If you do not yet have a account, you can create one here. During the submission process, you will be asked to complete the following agreements:
  1. Financial Disclosure
  2. Presenter Release
  3. Registration Acknowledgement

Important information for a successful submission:

  1. The submitted abstract(s) will be graded for the 2020 APA Annual Meeting, April 25-29, 2020, in Philadelphia, PA.
  2. For guidelines and examples of abstracts, please click here.
  3. Acceptable browsers: Windows and MAC PCs: Google Chrome, Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Opera. Other browsers, including Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge, may be incompatible.
  4. Only the poster presenter will be able to submit. If you are submitting on behalf of the poster presenter, you will need to obtain his or her login credentials.
  5. Email correspondence with the Office of Scientific Programs will come from Please ensure that you are able to receive emails from this address before submitting your proposal.
  6. We cannot accommodate requests to schedule your session at a particular date/time.

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