Please note: abstracts are no longer being accepted Accepted presenters for the 2018 Annual Research Meeting will be notified in late March.

The 2018 Annual Research Meeting (ARM) is organized around 21 themes and six submission types. All individual abstracts and research panel submissions undergo blind peer review. Submissions for policy roundtables and critical and emerging issues in health services research (HSR) are not blinded.

View the most frequently asked questions for submitting an abstract.

Submission Types

Submission Type Descriptions >>

  • Call for Abstract Sessions
  • Call for Panels on Critical and Emerging Issues in HSR  
  • Call for Policy Roundtables
  • Call for Research Panels
  • Call for Student Posters

Conference Themes

Conference Theme Descriptions >>

  • Aging, Disability, and End-of-Life
  • Behavioral Health
  • Child and Family Health
  • Consumer Choice and Incentives
  • Coverage, Access, and Medicaid
  • Digital Technologies and Health
  • Disparities and Health Equity
  • Health Workforce
  • High Cost, High Need
  • Improving Safety, Quality and Value
  • Lessons from Abroad
  • Measuring Safety, Quality, and Value
  • Medicare
  • Methods Research
  • Oral Health
  • Organizational Behavior and Management
  • Patient-Centered Research
  • Payment and Delivery System Innovations
  • Public and Population Health
  • Translation, Dissemination, Implementation, and Impact
  • Women's Health

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