Latino Behavioral Health Institute Call for Presentations

The 18th Annual Latino conference of September 24-26, 2012 will be at the Sheraton Los Angeles Downtown Hotel.

The deadline for proposed presentations is 5:00 p.m. February 29th and must be received by email at  When submitting your proposal, please cut and paste the following into the subject line:  Call for Papers 2012 Proposals.

All presentations must:

  1. Address behavioral health or related topic and should emphasize relevance to Latino population (children, adolescent, adult, older adult).
  2. Presentation may address treatment, planning, training, administration, program development or related topic.
  3. Must include at least 3 learning objectives.
  4. Abstract of presentation not to exceed two pages including- title, content, and method of presentation (panel, didactic, discussion, etc.)
  5. Presentation will be 2 hours in duration.


Provide the following information:

  1. Presenter(s) name(s) and credentials
  2. Previous experience in teaching or presenting
  3. Current employment affiliation
  4. Presenter(s) contact information including phone number and email.


Note 1: Selection of presentation will be made by Program committee. We will notify you by March 22nd.  Presentations that are selected will require additional documentation.

Note 2: LBHI does not provide an honorarium; however, all lodging and travel expenses are covered. Proposed presentations for the 18th annual conference must be received by February 29th. Questions may be directed to Mr. Ambrose Rodriguez at