The Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine (AAAM), Barrington, Ill, has scheduled its 54th Annual Conference from October 17 to 20, 2010 in Las Vegas.

The scientific program committee invites abstracts of prospective research papers for consideration in planning the event. Abstract submissions are due by 5 pm EST on January 6.

Abstracts are anonymously peer reviewed. By submitting an abstract the author(s) agree that, if accepted, the paper will be presented as scheduled. Papers accepted for oral presentation will be published in the refereed journal of AAAM, the Annals of Advances in Automotive Medicine.Complete manuscripts are due at AAAM by April 1. Manuscripts will be subject to a rigorous peer review process.

Click here for more information and to access the abstract template.

The AAAM is a scientific professional organization devoted to traffic-related injury control. Its multidisciplinary membership represents diverse backgrounds such as medicine, behavioral research, biomechanics, engineering, epidemiology, statistics, education, law, and public policy, and combines clinical, research, academic, and administrative backgrounds.

[Source: AAAM]