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WFC and FCER Conference Call for Papers – Revised


September 26, 2008
By Maria DiDanieli

September 26, Toronto – Doctors
of chiropractic and others are invited to submit original research for
presentation at the WFC’s and FCER’s International Conference on
Chiropractic Research
, part of the WFC’s 10th Biennial Congress to be held
April 30-May 2, 2009 at the Hilton Bonaventure Hotel, Montreal, Quebec,
Canada.  

Approximately
100 papers will be given platform (32) and poster (68) presentation. There will
be:

·            
Main awards of $10,000 (the Scott Haldeman
prize), $5,000 and $3,000 for best full research papers and $2,000 for the best
paper from a clinician in private practice.

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·            
Best poster awards of $1,000.00,
$750.00 and $500.00 (7 awards of $500.00, one for each WFC world region of
Africa,
Asia, Eastern Mediterranean, Europe, Latin America, North America, the Pacific)
generously
sponsored by the National and International Boards of Chiropractic Examiners
(NBCE and IBCE).

·            
Student poster awards of $750.00
and $500.00 generously sponsored by FCER.

Award-winning
papers will be published in the
Journal
of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics (JMPT). 
For categories of research,
submission procedures and all other information visit
www.wfc.org/congress2009  or contact Robin R. Merrifield, ICCR
Coordinator, at FCERedit@aol.com

Deadline for abstracts:  January 15, 2009

Scott Haldeman
DC, MD, PhD, Chair, WFC Research
Council

Reed Phillips
DC, PhD, Director of Research
Development, FCER