The 2018 NCPEID Annual Conference will be held in Arlington, VA from Thursday, July 19, 2018 to Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the Crown Plaza Washington National Airport. 

NCPEID announces the Call for Proposals:

Poster Presentations, Free Communication Presentations, and the Emerging Scholars Symposium

Please consider submitting your proposal at:  Additional details about the various session types can be found Please submit only one proposal at a time. If you would like to submit more than one proposal, simply re-launch the submission link.

Note that ALL presentation proposals for the 2018 NCPEID National Conference should be submitted by April 15, 2018.
Presenters will be notified of acceptance by May 1, 2018.

If you have questions or concerns regarding the submission process or the acceptance of a proposal, please feel free to email the NCPEID Vice President, Megan MacDonald at

Submit your proposal today! 

Make your plans to join us for the National Conference!

Rooms are available at the conference rate ($109/night plus tax) from Thursday, July 19th to Monday, July 23rd.

Reserving Your Room by Phone: Reservation Phone Number is 1-877-685-5593

Group Name: NCPEID Conference. In order to receive the contracted rate, your attendees must identify their group affiliation for reservation.

Reserving Your Room Online (Group Rate Code Preloaded for Members): NCPEID Conference

Cancellation Policy:  48 hours before your arrival

Other updates from NCPEID

Nominate a Colleague for a NCPEID Award!
Please consider nominating a fellow colleague or associated professional for a NCPEID award.

There is great work being done by amazing professionals – let’s recognize them for their contributions!

Awards process details can be found at:

Nominations are due
April 30th, 2018.

Call for Nominations to the NCPEID Board of Directors 

This spring the NCPEID will be electing a Secretary, a Student Representative, and two Members-At-Large for 2-year terms; and a Treasurer for a 3-year term. Please consider nominating a colleague for one of these positions.

Nominations welcome at: 

Dr. Walt Ersing

It is with sadness we share the passing of Dr. Walt Ersing with the membership. Among his contributions to the field, Dr. Ersing was instrumental in developing the APE program at the Ohio State University. His obituary can be reviewed here.