Post-Polio Health International's mission
is to enhance the lives and independence of
polio survivors and home ventilator users through
Education, Advocacy, Research and Networking.

MAY 31–JUNE 3, 2014

Promoting Healthy Ideas, PHI's 11th International Conference

Program for Promoting Healthy Ideas: PHI’s 11th International Conference
(Updated 4-17-14)

Registering for Promoting Healthy Ideas: PHI’s 11th International Conference
(Print form, fill in the information, and mail to PHI.)

Reserving a Hotel Room
The special room rates expire May 7th. Prevailing rates will then apply, which are affected by baseball and the Cardinals will be in town.
(If you are interested in sharing a room, contact or call 314-534-0475. Sharing a personal attendant? Contact

Opportunity to Exhibit: Mobility and Breathing Equipment and Aids
(Print form, fill in the information, and send to PHI.)

Want to send material to the hotel? Here is how.

Preliminary Information

Southwest Airlines flies into
Lambert-Saint Louis International Airport.

image of Polio Place website

Polio Place

Explore the past, the present and help build a promising future for the world’s polio survivors.  

You are invited to learn by searching the major sections and sub-sections and to add your knowledge to help others. Visit often!


  Post-Polio Health
  Remember POLIO? Have you heard
  Click for Post-Polio Health Care Considerations for Families and Friends Flowchart
  What is Post-Polio Syndrome?
  Ask Dr. Maynard
  Promoting Positive Solutions
by Rhoda Olkin, PhD and Stephanie T. Machell, PsyD
  and more ...



WE'RE STILL HERE! October 6-12, 2013



Check out plans for 2013!  

  and more ...



Request for Proposals for 2014
(deadline February 3, 2014)
   Request for Proposals Guidelines (PDF)
   Applicant Information (Word)

  Live in Houston area? Want to participate in research?
PHI Announces 2013 Research Award
and contact
  2011 Grants
  and more ...


  Post-Polio Directory (free pdf, updated 1-10-14)
  Resources for support groups
  Post-polio conferences around the world
  PHI Membership Memos (2009-2012)
  and more ...






This site updated 4-23-14

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