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Health Innovation Conference - March 2019 Abstract Regulations


The theme for the Health Innovations Conference is Sustainable health for all: Harnessing the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR).

Please submit your abstract under the following tracks;

1. Accelerating innovations into practice

2. No people left behind

3. People, Processes and Products

4. Arts for health and social change

The abstracts will be reviewed by a panel of experts and best selected for oral or poster presentation.

Guidelines for submission;

Abstracts should be submitted to this link:

Each abstract should include a title, author names and affiliation. The abstract text should not exceed 300 words with font 11 and 1.5 spacing. Abstracts may include a table or figure. Previously presented or published abstracts should not be submitted.

The recommended format of the abstract is either:

  • Background-reason(s) why study was done.
  • Objectives-expected outcomes of the study.
  • Methods–a description of how the study was done.
  • Results-findings of the study.
  • Conclusions and Recommendations of the study.


  • Problem addressed by the abstract.
  • Description of the intervention, project, experience, service and/or advocacy.
  • Lessons learned from the project.
  • Implementations and recommendations.

All submitted abstracts will be reviewed by a committee and notification of the outcome (successful or unsuccessful) sent to the corresponding author.

The abstract track category is the general heading under which the abstract will be reviewed and if accepted, published. Choose the category which best describes the subject of your abstract.

If your abstract is accepted it shall appear in the abstract book, and/or the conference and Academy website.

Deadline for submissions: 15th January, 2019

Inquiries: Please send any inquiries to [email protected]