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Call for Abstracts—Healthy Mothers and Healthy Babies 2018, Perinatal Services BC

Deadline August 4, 2017

This conference is for health care professionals invested in the care of pregnant/postpartum women and their infants through the continuum of perinatal and newborn care. This conference will engage health care professionals from a wide range of disciplines in knowledge transfer and interprofessional collaboration in order to provide the best care possible and ensure healthy mothers and babies. Patient informed research and practice as well as examples of how health care can be enriched by patient involvement will be highlighted. The format will include plenary, breakout, and poster sessions, along with networking opportunities.

Vancouver, British Columbia
March 1-2, 2018

Call for Abstracts is now open.

Presenters of accepted abstracts will be offered a reduced registration fee. Honoraria, accommodation, travel or other associated expenses are not covered by the conference.

Length Options:

  • 30 or 45 minute standard lecture
  • 30 or 45 minute panel session (a panel session will involve a formal discussion between 3 presenters of relevant ideas and topics)
  • 30 or 45 minute debate (A debate will involve discussing opposing views on a selected topic. After each presenter has presented, they will discuss the advantages or disadvantages of each view, and conclude the session with a summary)
  • Interactive poster presentation (Poster board size is 4’ x 8’ (1.2 x 2.4 m) all materials must fit within this space)

For more information, please visit http://interprofessional.ubc.ca/initiatives/hmhb2018/call-for-abstracts/.

Submission Deadline: August 4, 2017