Welcome to the call for abstracts of the 30th International Conference on Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services (HPH) in Hiroshima, Japan. The Scientific Committee especially welcomes the submission of abstracts related to the conference's main theme "The contribution of Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services to health equity", as well as topics related to the Standards for Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services (HPH) and HPH Task Forces (migration, equity and diversity, HPH and environment, age-friendly health care, children and adolescents, health promoting built environment, health literate health care organizations, HPH governance and policy).
The deadline for abstract submission is April 15, 2024, 18.00 CET.
Please follow the instructions below and make sure that all fields in the abstract form are completed according to the guidelines. If you have submitted an abstract to an international HPH conference before, please use your existing user account. Forgot your password? You can reset it here. If you don't have an account yet, create a new one here.
Note: Please be aware that submissions for self-organized-sessions (such as workshops, symposia, and round tables) must be sent via e-mail to conference-secretariat. Use the provided word form, which includes comprehensive guidelines.
The following topics are available in a drop-down menu within the abstract submission form. When submitting your abstract, please select one or two relevant subtopics. This selection will assist the organizers in scheduling presentations effectively. Details regarding the format and structure of the abstract are also provided below.
The contribution of health promoting hospitals and health services to health equity
Settings approach: health promoting hospitals and health services
Health literacy-oriented approach: empowering through effective organization of communication and information
Equity-oriented approach: promoting health for vulnerable groups
Population, societal and ecological approach: promoting multi-level interventions across society
Abstracts may be submitted in the following areas:
Abstracts (oral, mini oral, poster) must include the following sections:
Submissions for self-organized-sessions (such as workshops, symposia, and round tables) must be sent via e-mail to conference-secretariat. Use the provided word form, which includes comprehensive guidelines: submission form for a self-organized session
To make your contribution meaningful for the conference, please make sure that your abstract answers the following questions. They will also be considered in the review process to decide on the acceptance or rejection of your submission:
Providing answers to these questions in your abstract will increase your chances of acceptance.