• 9Aug

    Call for abstracts: European Association for Health Information & Libraries Annual Conference, Cardiff, 2018

    The European Association for Health Information & Libraries 2018 are pleased to announce that their 16th Annual Conference will take place in Cardiff, Wales on 9-13 July 2018.  The call for abstracts for the conference is now open.

    The conference themes are the joint work of the International Programme Committee and the Local Organising Committee.  For any query about the theme, please contact EAHIL stating the theme and the lead for the sub group will be able to offer you advice.

    The Local Organising Committee has members from many different organisations within and outside Wales. This call for abstracts is being sent out to these organisations and networks.
    EAHIL seeks abstracts from colleagues in all sectors. We know that we have a lot to learn about health and wellbeing from each other.

    Types of presentations and workshops
    There are four different types of presentation and workshop at the conference. Please state on your submission which type you think would best showcase your work. The categories are:
    •         Continuing Education Courses (9 and 10 July)
    •         Parallel sessions: Interactive and hands on workshops
    •         Parallel sessions: Lecture style. This will include panel discussion and questions from the audience.
    •         Digital Poster* exhibition.

    Timetable
    Deadline for Abstract Submissions:27  October 2017
    Notification of Abstract Acceptance: 1 December 2017
    Deadline for Registration for Presenters: 30 March 2018

    *The poster exhibition will be electronic for the first time at an EAHIL conference. You will be asked to send a JPEG of your poster to the Cardiff exhibition team and we will do the rest. All posters will be available on e-poster monitors in the conference exhibition and on the conference website. These electronic posters will also be available for the online CPD EAHIL courses. Please contact EAHIL if you have any queries.

    More information is available on our website at www.eahilcardiff2018.wordpress.com

    Contact the Local Organising Committee
    Email: EAHILCardiff@gmail.com
    Twitter: @EAHIL2018