Be a part of Healthy Churches 2020 National Conference!

Submit your abstract today! SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED to MONDAY, MAY 22, 2017. 

The Balm In Gilead is requesting abstract proposal submissions for its 4th annual Healthy Churches 2020 National Conference, November 14 – 17, 2017 in Hilton Head, SC.  Healthy Churches 2020 National Conference is the leading training conference for Health Ministries in the United States and is designed to strengthen the leadership and organizational capacity of congregations to address health disparities among populations most at-risk for chronic diseases.  To strengthen this year’s conference we are accepting abstracts from the following focus areas:

  • Faith-based Tools to support 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

Please click on the link below to review the Abstract Guidance and submit your abstract today!

ABSTRACT GUIDELINES