Call for Abstracts 2018-04-11T16:17:44+00:00
Abstract Guidelines

Deadline for submissions is June 1st, 2018 at 11:59PM.

We are thrilled to open our call for abstracts!  We’ve listed below the subjects we are interested in. Authors are encouraged to submit abstracts on their research and health care evaluation projects focused on current  issues listed below.   Please review the Abstract Guidelines and submit your abstract today!

Abstract Guidelines

Faith-based Tools
Faith centered tools to support the increased access to healthier food options, physical activity, and safer neighborhoods

Trauma-Informed Care
Faith-based and Community-based strategies to address intimate and domestic violence among women and youth.



Holistic Health

Education and tools for faith leaders and churches on benefits of holistic health approaches

What’s In Your Toolbox
Best practices of faith-based programs addressing health disparities

Be a part of the 5th Annual Healthy Churches 2020 National Conference!

The Balm In Gilead is requesting abstract proposal submissions for its 5th annual Healthy Churches 2020 National Conference, November 12 – 16, 2018 in Point Clear, AL. Healthy Churches 2020 National Conference is the leading training conference for establishing and sustaining Health Ministries for congregations serving African Americans.

The conference is designed to strengthen the leadership and organizational capacity of congregations to address health disparities among populations most at-risk for chronic diseases, specifically, African Americans.

Abstract Guidelines

Deadline for submissions is June 1st, 2018 at 11:59PM.

Review the Abstract Guidelines and submit your abstract today!

Abstract Guidelines