2017 Call for Posters

2017 poster submission information. Check back for 2018 details.

The 2017 Patient Experience Summit is pleased to welcome poster abstract submissions for consideration. Poster abstracts should describe an established best practice, developing program or research project which enhances or explores patient or employee experience.


Submission deadline

The submission deadline has passed (January 31, 2017).



Poster abstracts should align with the themes and tracks of the Summit and are welcomed from a variety of professional disciplines. Poster abstracts with established outcomes will be given highest priority. Topics include:

  • Care Technology and Innovation
  • Communication
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Design and Architecture
  • Engagement
  • Marketing
  • Nursing
  • Operations and Support Services
  • Quality and Safety

Submit your poster abstract by completing the online poster submission form on this page. All submissions will be reviewed by a blinded review panel. The highest scoring abstracts will be displayed during the Featured Poster session and each author will have 10 minutes to present their work. Primary authors selected to display will receive a 50% discount on the full Summit registration fee.


Submission for award consideration

  • The Journal of Patient Experience (JPE) - Summit attendees will vote for the “best poster abstract”. One recipient will be recognized during the Patient Experience Empathy + Innovation Summit and mentioned in the JPE.


All questions can be emailed to peposters@ccf.org.




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