CAC 2018

Clinical Aphasiology Conference 2018

Abstract Submissions now open!! Submit abstracts here. For instructions on how to submit download the submission instructions guidelines

Are you a student or a post-doc? Be sure to visit the student page and consider applying for the NIDCD Student Travel Fellowship.

To attend the 2018 CAC, you must submit a summary of an original paper, poster, or round table discussion no later than Monday, January 15, 2018 at 11:59pm PST. Two authors from each accepted proposal will be invited to attend the conference. As space permits, first authors of proposals that are not accepted for presentation may be invited to attend. A number of competitive student fellowships are available to students who have earned authorship on a paper submitted to CAC.  For more information, see the CAC 2018 Call for Papers

The CAC 2018  Keynote Speaker is Dr. Pamela W. Duncan, PhD (Wake Forest University)

The Keynote Speaker for the Research Symposium in Clinical Aphasiology (RSCA) at CAC 2018 is Dr. Marco Catani (Kings College, London UK)

  • CAC DATES: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 – Saturday, May 26, 2018
  • LOCATION: Lakeway Resort and Spa, Austin, Texas USA

Submission Format Options

  • Platform presentation (15 minutes talk + 15 minutes question time)

  • Poster session (you are expected to stand with and discuss your poster at a dedicated poster session)

  • Round table session (you present for 15 minutes to a maximum group size of 12 people and lead a 45 minute discussion on the topic)

Round table discussion submissions are particularly sought in the following topics, however submissions on other relevant topics are also welcomed: Bilingualism & aphasia, Group Treatment Approaches, Resilience, coping skills & other psychosocial factors, Discourse, Patient-Reported Outcomes, Neuroimaging, Primary Progressive Aphasia, Test/tool/rating scale development.

Organizers for CAC 2017