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Poster Session and Competition

Poster submissions are being solicited for the fifth annual “Coaching in Leadership and Healthcare: Theory, Practice and Results” conference offered by the Institute of Coaching, McLean Hospital, and Harvard Medical School.The conference will be held September 28th-29th, 2012 at The Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, Boston, MA.

The purpose of the poster session is to encourage exchange of information about research relevant to the field.

Accepted posters will be arranged in an exhibit to afford attendees an opportunity to explore the offerings and learn more about those of particular interest.

Content of the poster needs to apply to the coaching field:

  • Leadership
  • Health and Wellness
  • Positive Psychology
  • Life Coaching
  • Other relevant fields

Primary authors must be investigators who are currently affiliated with academic institutions or are doctoral level professionals.Submissions that promote commercial interests or that feature proprietary materials will not be accepted.


  • Posters should be no larger than 72 in. wide by 48 in. tall.
  • Be concise with written material.Save elaborative points for discussion/interaction with viewers.
  • Graphics make your poster interesting.Use graphs, charts and/or tables (color if possible) to show results.

Poster submissions deadline extended to Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Competition Details
All submissions will be entered into a competition for Best Poster.

The Primary author of all approved posters will receive a complimentary “affiliate membership” in the Institute of Coaching Professional Association for one year.

The winner of the “Best Poster” competition will receive:

  • A commemorative award
  • A certificate for dinner for two at a local Boston restaurant
  • Complimentary registration for next year's coaching conference (2013)

Aria Wuertz, Conference Coordinator, Mclean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA , 02478 (617) 855 - 3195


Conference Speakers

Carol Kauffman, PhD, ABPP, PCC

Christopher Palmer, MD

Susan David, PhD

Robert Brooks PhD

Shelley Carson, PhD

Lilian Cheung, DSC, RD

Daniel Goleman, PhD

Gerald Jerome, PhD

David Katz, MD, MPH, FACPM, FACP

Robert Kegan, PhD

Dick Kilburg, PhD

Karen Kimsey-House, MFA, CPCC, MCC

Helen Riess, MD

Daniel Siegel, MD

Scott Snook, PhD

Lew Stern, PhD

Jeff Szymanski, PhD

Ruth Wolever, PhD

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