Breaking New Ground in Health Research: Moving from Results to Implementation Without Leaving Anyone Behind

Abstract Submission is Closed. 

Abstract Guidelines

Research work can be submitted for consideration as an oral presentation or poster. Abstracts should be a maximum of 500 words and should include details on your research background, methods, results, and conclusion/discussion. Any questions, please email us at

Successful abstracts should relate to the conference theme and fall under one of the following categories 

  1. Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child, Adolescent Health and Nutrition

  2. Communicable Diseases, including surgical conditions

  3. Non-Communicable Diseases

  4. Disease Outbreaks and Epidemic Control

  5. Biomedical Science

  6. Health Promotion, Social Determinants, Environmental Health, Primary Health Care, and Community Health

  7. Health Systems Strengthening

  8. Essential Drugs and Medical Supplies

  9. Novel/Innovative/Discovery Health Research

  10. Traditional, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine

Important Deadlines

Priority Submission Deadline: 31st March 2018* 

Extended Submission Deadline: 30th June 2018* 

Late Breaker Submissions: 1st - 31st August 2018

Conference Dates: 15-17 October, 2018 

*Authors will be notified of outcome by end of July