NAALT / WALT 2020 – Call For Student Research Papers

Joint Congress, Key Bridge Marriot Hotel, Washington DC

August 6 – 10, 2020


NAALT / WALT is pleased to announce the Call for Student Research Papers for the upcoming Joint Congress of the North American Association for Photobiomodulation Therapy (NAALT) and the World Association for Photobiomodulation Therapy (WALT) to be held in Washington DC, USA, from August 6 to August 10, 2020.

Students whose research abstracts are accepted will receive 3 nights’ accommodations with double occupancy during the NAALT / WALT Joint Congress at the Key Bridge Marriot Hotel in Washington DC.

The conference is anticipated to congregate global leaders in education, research, industry, and clinical practice and present a platform for collaboration, networking and sharing contemporary knowledge, cutting-edge research and state-of-the-art clinical practice in the broad the field of photobiomodulation.

The 2020 NAALT-WALT Conference platform for abstracts is now opened. Topics of interest include:

Plenary Sessions

  1. Taking PBM into Mainstream Medicine
  2. PBM and Pain Management with a view on the opioid crisis
  3. PBM Mechanisms
  4. Technology and PBM Delivery Systems

Breakout Sessions

  1. Musculoskeletal, Pain Management & Acupuncture
  2. Sports, Emergency & Industrial Medicine
  3. Neuromodulation and Repair
  4. Wound Healing and Dermatology
  5. Antimicrobial and Cancer Therapy
  6. Dental PBM
  7. Veterinary Medicine
  8. Ophthalmology

Please visit the NAALT website ( for more information and instructions on abstract submission and registration. The abstract submission page can be accessed directly at

For additional information, please contact:

Violet Bumah
NAALT-WALT Planning Committee
Tel: (619)594-2088