Deadline Extended: Proposals to present at the 2012 TASH Conference are now due April 12

The deadline for submitting proposals to present at the 2012 TASH Conference has been extended until April 12 at 11:59 p.m. PST. We’re thrilled with the high volume of interest we’ve received so far and we’re looking forward to a great conference in Long Beach! We want to make sure current and potential submitters have ample opportunity to ensure that their proposals are as strong and complete as possible. To this end, we’ve extended the deadline by one week until April 12 at 11:59 p.m., PST (that’s 2:59 a.m., EST).

We thank those of you who have already submitted. If there are adjustments you’d like to make to your proposal, you can continue to make changes until the deadline on April 12 at 11:59 p.m., PST.

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Self-advocates, family members, service providers, educators, researchers, administrators, agency staff, students and others…

We are seeking concurrent presentations, posters and films that reflect innovative ideas, programs and practices in the following topic areas:

  • Inclusive Education
  • Community Living
  • Employment
  • Human Rights
  • Diversity & Cultural Competency
  • Advocacy
  • Communication
  • Positive Behavior Support

The TASH Conference is a place where all variety of advocates, professionals and academics converge to share ideas, discuss priorities and take action to create positive change in the lives of people with disabilities. Share your research findings, evidence-based practices, personal stories and experiences in systems change with more than a thousand passionate attendees.


Check out the Call for Proposals flyer

Read submission instructions online

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For additional information, visit You can also contact or call (202) 504-9015 with questions.