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Interested in Speaking at the 2019 Conference?

AATH welcomes your proposal submission. We invite experts from education, health care, research, business, faith communities, social services and government to contribute to the education experiences offered at the conference. Proposals are encouraged that cover a wide diversity of subjects as they pertain to evidence based information about current research and practical applications of humor and laughter. Deadline to submit is July 15, 2018.

2019 Speaker Application Form

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Visa Information 

You are encouraged to apply for visas as early as possible to attend the AATH – 2018 Annual Conference in San Diego, California. The Department of State recommends applying for a visa at least 3-4 months before the meeting. Some consulates may have backlogs in scheduling visa interviews so applicants should first contact the consulate to find out how long the wait is for an interview. 

For information regarding important timelines and travel to the United States, you may access the following Web sites: 

Letter of Invitation 

To receive a Letter of Invitation to attend, you must first register for the meeting, which will open in December 2018.  Following your receipt of payment, you may request a Letter of Invitation from the AATH Office, which will be sent electronically. Letters are only sent to those individuals who will be attending the meeting. Please send any questions to [email protected]