2018 PRAMS National Meeting

The Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) National Meeting organizers invite you to join PRAMS staff and other Maternal and Child Health (MCH) professionals at the 2018 PRAMS National Meeting. This meeting serves as the conference of PRAMS project grantees and interested state MCH representatives. The meeting will be held in Portland, Oregon, September 10-11, 2018 at the Hilton Portland Downtown.

Who Should Attend 

Staff members of PRAMS participating states as well as other MCH professionals who collaborate with PRAMS programs should attend. Participants will learn about and provide input on improving the quality and use of PRAMS data to positively impact health promotion, chronic disease prevention, and maternal and child health wellness.

Important Dates to Remember

May 14, 2018                    Hotel and meeting registration opens

June 8, 2018                    Abstract acceptance status notification via email

June 15, 2018                   Deadline for conference registration - accepted oral abstracts only

August 3, 2018                Deadline for booking hotel reservations at group rate

August 10, 2018              Deadline for conference registration
                                             Deadline for uploading presentations to Share Point

September 10, 2018      Start of PRAMS National Meeting


Please click the following bulleted items for further information regarding the 2018 PRAMS National Meeting:

  • 2018 PRAMS National Meeting RegistrationBy clicking this link, you will be redirected to the 2018 PRAMS National Meeting registration page.
  • Lodging and TransportationBy clicking this link, you will be redirected to the 2018 CityMatCH Leadership and MCH Epidemiology Conference Hotel Information page. Follow the information on that page to make your hotel reservation for the 2018 PRAMS National Meeting.
  • Logistics: Use this page for details on state exhibit tables, presenter information, and the poster session.
  • Preliminary Agenda: Use this page to view the preliminary agenda.


Additional Information

Hilton Portland Shipping Instructions (In-bound/Out-bound)


Contact Us:

For meeting information, contact Letitia Williams LMWilliams@CDC.gov.


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