Start your 2017 year off as a presenter among a team of national and international researchers, academics, educators, teaching professionals and associated health practitioners.
Abstract submissions close Wednesday August 31

Last opportunity to include your abstract with the 180 submissions already received.

Submit your abstract for research papers, presentations, workshops, posters, lightning talks and/or symposias addressing any of the following themes:
 - Focus on educative purposes
 - Take a strengths-based approach
 - Value movement
 - Develop health literacy
 - Include a critical inquiry approach
 - Sport and recreation pedagogies
Abstract submission closes Wednesday August 31, 2016 at 11:59pm AEST

Citable Publication Opportunity Available
ACHPER is pleased to announce that it will be working with the ERA listed 'Learning Communities Journal' on a special edition of papers submitted to the 2017 ACHPER International Conference. 

Conference Awards
If you are a PhD or EdD student or an academic teaching these courses, we encourage you to submit an abstract and apply for one of our conference awards:
  • Early Career Researcher Award: The Early Career Researcher Award is intended to commend and encourage outstanding research work by those who have recently completed a doctoral thesis. 
  • Young Scholar Award: The Young Scholar Award is intended to commend and encourage outstanding scholarship by those who have not completed a doctoral thesis, inspiring them to undertake a doctorate if they are not yet doing so. 
  • Academic Poster Award: Academic posters will be reviewed by the Conference Academic Committee on the basis of quality, clarity and impact.