Annual Meeting

2024 NARRTC Conference and Business Meeting: Engaging the Community – Building Capacity Through NIDILRR Projects and Partnerships

May 21-22, 2024
Embassy Suites Alexandria Old Town (reservations open)
Alexandria, VA

Call for Papers and Posters

The call for presentations, panels, and posters for the 2024 conference is now closed! Accepted presenters will be notified in March.

Registration is OPEN

  • NARRTC Member Projects $600/$550 early registration (before 3/15)
  • Non-Member Registrants $750/$700 early registration (before 3/15). Learn about membership.
  • Students $250/$200 early registration (before 3/15).


The conference agenda is online, including keynotes and poster titles. This agenda is subject to change.  Explore the agenda.

Best Paper and Poster Awards

Submissions for the 2024 Best Paper Award is now closed! Winners and finalists  will be notified and will be invited to present at a special panel during the conference.

Fellows, students, and mentors: The NARRTC conference poster session offers an excellent opportunity to share your work with the NIDILRR community and to be recognized for your work! Explore the accepted posters in the agenda linked above.

2024 NARRTC Awards

Nominations for NARRTC’s Distinguished, Commendation, and Special Contribution Awards are open through March 29th, 2024. Learn about these awards and how you can recognize the outstanding work of your colleagues and community members.

A Message from the Executive and Conference Committees

The 2024 NARRTC Conference and Meeting is planned as an in-person meeting in May. We continue to monitor local and national health guidance as we move forward. Information will be updated if changes in COVID rates require us to consider alternatives.

Call for Nominations

Executive committee elections will be held during the business meeting of the annual conference. Learn about open positions and how to submit a nominations. This is a great opportunity to get involved in this important organization!

Preconference KT Workshop: Infographics

The Center on Knowledge Translation for Disability and Rehabilitation Research (KTDRR) is sponsoring a face-to-face workshop to help you understand and produce infographics and other forms of data visualization. Learn about (and practice!) which strategies are best for sharing research information in visual forms. Hiram Henriquez of H2H Graphics & Design and Thomas Watkins of 3 Leaf will facilitate.

Who: Designed for grantees funded by NIDILRR, open to others as space allows. Register now!
Date: Monday, May 20, 2024, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. ET (includes breaks).
Where: Embassy Suites – Alexandria Old Town (Alexandria, VA).

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