Call for Proposals

The call for proposals is closed. The proposal deadline was: Monday, October 1, 2012

For record-keeping purposes, here is a copy of the text used in the call for proposals:

We invite submissions for 20-minute oral presentations from academic and think-tank scholars, students and community members.

Please submit proposals by e-mail to the attention of Harriet South at

Proposals may be up to 250 words in length, in the following format:

  • Title
  • Authors and affiliations (include the e-mail address of the corresponding author)
  • Objectives
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Conclusions
  • References (if applicable)

We welcome 'real world experience' proposals from employers, policy-makers, labour and injured workers. These will be scheduled, by topic, alongside academic research proposals. Please include the following information, in 250 words or less:

  • Title
  • Speaker/affiliation
  • Issue/topic to be shared
  • Conclusions

Submitters will be notified of outcomes by October 19, 2012.