Reaching Beyond Our Borders 2009

A Caribbean Rim Conference
"partners in Rehabilitation"

January 28 - 31, 2009
Embassy Suites by Hilton: Los Marlins Hotel and Golf Resort in Juan Dolio, Dominican Republic

Call for Papers

Deadline for
Abstract Submission:

June 24, 2008

Notification letters will be mailed within 6 weeks after the submission date.

To be presented at:
Reaching Beyond Our Borders 2009 (RBOB 2009)
A Caribbean Rim Conference
“Partners in Rehabilitation”
January 28 – 31, 2009

The overall conference theme is “Partners in Rehabilitation”. We welcome submissions from Engineering, Medicine, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Nursing as well as Prosthetics and Orthotics. The morning sessions will consist of lectures with simultaneous translation in English and Spanish.

Thank you for your interest in presenting at Reaching Beyond Our Borders 2009. We have a first rate faculty already committed and we are looking for additional speakers to complete the program. If you wish to submit an abstract, please complete the following:

Submissions may be made in either of two ways:

  1. Print out the downloadable form (PDF format), fill it out, and fax it to the phone number or mail it to the address given on the form.
  2. Fill out the online submission form below

Abstract Form

Title of Abstract:


Speaker Name & Credentials:

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(*Will be the main contact to whom all correspondence will be sent)

Company/Institutional Affiliation:


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Has this paper been presented, published or accepted for future presentation?
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If yes, when and where?

Abstract (Max. 250 words) is to be typed in the space below.