Interested in presenting a paper or workshop at the next annual conference? Each year, we welcome proposals for professional, academic discussions on critical issues focused on professional care-giving and our shared Orthodox Christian faith, particularly related to the conference theme.
The annual OCAMPR conference is a unique opportunity for Orthodox Christian care professionals, clergy, students, and theologians to come together for fellowship and interdisciplinary dialogue.
- One Presenter
- Twenty-minute talk
- Five minutes of Q&A
- No limit on number of presenters
- Didactic component
- Interactive, experiential, or discussion component
QUESTION: Can I present remotely from my home or office?
ANSWER: Yes, you’re welcome to present online.
QUESTION: What if I change my mind about attending in-person? Can I switch to a remote presentation?
ANSWER: Yes, that’s fine. Please let us know ahead of time so we have time to adjust the schedule.
QUESTION: Will my in-person presentation be broadcast live or recorded?
ANSWER: Most presentations will be recorded and livestreamed.
QUESTION: What happens to the recording of my presentation?
ANSWER: All recordings will be made available online after the conference free to the general public.
QUESTION: Does OCAMPR cover my travel expenses?
ANSWER: No, presenters are responsible for their own travel and lodging. However, you will receive reduced admission.
Proposal submissions open spring/summer 2022 after the new conference theme is announced. Check back here for updated information on when to apply and where to send submissions.
- ABSTRACT: One paragraph
- AUTHOR(S) CREDENTIALS: One paragraph
- Current place of employment
- Jurisdictional or other religious affiliation
- PLEASE NOTE YOUR PREFERENCES:
- In-person workshop (1 hour)
- Online workshop (1 hour)
- In-person paper (20 minute talk + 5 minute Q&A)
- Online paper (20 minute talk + 5 minute Q&A)