5th National Summit: Building Resilience

Save the date and join us for the virtual 2021 Building Healthy Academic Communities National Summit, April 19 - 23, 2021. We're excited about the potential for greater connectivity that a virtual event presents and look forward to continued success in collaborating with our colleagues across the U.S. and beyond! Join BHAC today and receive a discounted registration rate when registering for the Summit. 

National Consortium for Building Healthy Academic Communities invites you to submit a proposal for summit sessions for the 2021 National Summit, April 19 – April 23. This year due to the global pandemic, BHAC has made the decision to move our summit to a virtual conference. Do not miss this opportunity to present your cutting-edge research and innovative wellness strategies for faculty, staff and students at this comprehensive national academic health and wellness summit. Systematic and integrative reviews on interventions to promote wellness in academic settings are also welcome. 

This Call for Abstracts supports the summit’s aim to highlight evidence-based practices, strategies and research to improve outcomes and integrate health and well-being into academic programming.

Submit an abstract in one of the following categories:

  • > Social determinants of health and minority issues
  • > Promoting resiliency and mental health
  • > Responses to emerging situations in health and wellbeing
  • > Innovative solutions in academic health and wellbeing 
  • > Student outcomes and impact of health and wellness on student learning

The Call for Abstracts located here, presenters are able to see detailed information on their proposed presentation.


4th National Summit: Building Cultures of Well-being

Download the 2019 Executive Summary to get a snapshot of the Summit experience.












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