Call for contributions. Abstract Guidelines

Oral presentations - Scientific posters - New researchers’ posters

 

Abstracts to be submitted online at http://call.ghf2020.org.

Submissions by fax, post or email will not be considered.

The call for contributions is open to all stakeholders in global health: health professionals, specialists in health economics, ethics, social sciences, new digital technologies, data sciences etc ...

 

Abstract structure

  • The abstract should be in English or French
  • The title of the abstract is limited to 25 words
  • The text of the abstract is limited to 250 words

 

The abstract should be structured in 4 parts

  • Introduction, Objective: Describe the context of your work and clearly indicate the purpose and objective of the abstract.
  • Methods: Clearly describe your selection of observations or experimental subjects.
  • Results: Present the findings/outcomes of the study in a logical sequence in the text.
  • Conclusions: Emphasize new and important aspects of the study (perhaps as a discussion section) and its conclusions.
  • Tables and figures are not accepted.

 

Scientific Posters

  • In addition to oral presentations, abstracts will be selected for scientific posters to be displayed at the conference.

 

New Researcher Posters

  • In order to value the new researchers, a specific space will be reserved for poster authors developing their work in the course of their study (PhD, Masters)

 

Review & Registration

  • All abstracts submitted will be reviewed by the “GHF2020 Selection Committee”. Each abstract will be reviewed by three reviewers
  • The acceptance of the abstract (oral presentation or poster) involves payment of the registration fee by the author of the abstract

 

Publication

  • Posters will be published on the GHF website during and after the conference.
  • The abstracts of the oral presntations will be published on the GHF website during and after the conference.
  • The submission of the abstracts constitutes the authors’ consent to publication.

 

Prizes and Scholarships

  • A judging panel will decide on the best scientific posters to receive a “Jet d’Or de Genève" prize
  • A judging panel will decide on the best new researcher posters to receive a “Jet d’Or de Genève" prize
  • A limited number of scholarships to participate in the GHF may be granted to participants from low and middle income countries whose oral presentation has been accepted by the selection committee

 

Calendar

Open for submission:May 15, 2019
Deadline for submission:September 15, 2019
Notification:from 1 November, 2019
Date of GHF2020:March 24-26, 2020