Thank you for your interest in contributing to the PRISM 2022 Annual Meeting. In an effort to welcome
contributions from our multispecialty and interdisciplinary membership, we have instituted an application
process for the Annual Meeting Instructional Courses and Pre-Courses. In order for the submission to be
considered, it must align with the PRiSM diversity statement and meet the following criteria:
▢ Organizing committee and/or advisory board includes representation across: gender identities,
underrepresented groups, diverse racial backgrounds and geographic regions
▢ Ensure gender is balanced within presentation types (especially keynotes), and across the overall program
▢ Program includes a wide range of presenters, across gender identities, racial groups, ability, and sexual
orientation. If presentations are submissions-based, actively solicit proposals and submissions from
▢ For the participant pool, ensure that a proportion of registration spots are reserved for participants across ethnic backgrounds, gender identities, and geographic regions
*Above should also include representation across specialty, disciplines, experience, and prior participation.
Length: 60 minutes (Instructional Course/Lunch Session) or 4 hours (Pre-Course)
Format: Traditional lecture and question format is not required. Demonstrations, audience participation,
workshops, and other formats are also welcome. Formal electronic audience response systems are not available.
Presenters: Please be cognizant of the diversity statement linked above when planning speakers. Number of
presenters will vary based on format submitted.
Technology capabilities: basic computer and slide format. Other equipment is the responsibility of the presenters.
Time/date: the time and date of an accepted Instructional Course will be assigned by the Scientific Program
Committee. Be sure all speakers are available to present on all dates of the Annual Meeting (January 27-29, 2022).
Deadline: Please submit your course plan to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, May 24, 2021. Responses will be delivered via email in August.
Thank you for your interest in the PRiSM Annual Meeting.
2022 Scientific Program Committee