[CITAMS] Call for Abstracts - Poster Session on Digital Health at 2018 Connected Health Conference.

Hale, Timothy M. TMHALE at mgh.harvard.edu
Mon Jun 25 16:17:20 EDT 2018


Hi everyone,

Do you have connected health or mHealth research results to share with an international audience?  Would you like to present your findings in a poster format to more than 3,000 health and industry leaders?  Are you eager to be in Boston, a hub of health and innovation, in October? 

Here is your opportunity to apply to present a poster at the 2018 Connected Health Conference (CHC18), October 17-19, 2018 at the Seaport World Trade Center, Boston, Massachusetts. Combining the industry's two leading events -- the Partners Connected Health Symposium and the PCHAlliance Connected Health Conference -- CHC18 will convene an unmatched audience of the top movers and shakers, frontline healthcare providers, and forward-thinking companies. This can’t-be-missed event will be the best opportunity to rub elbows with decision makers, gain market knowledge, learn about the latest technologies and get a front-row seat to the future of technology-enabled health and wellness. Co-hosted by Partners Connected Health and the Journal of Medical Internet Research (JMIR), abstracts will be accepted starting June 29, 2018. The deadline is 5 PM EST on August 2, 2018.

Who should submit: 
--Academics and Researchers working on topics related to Connected Health and of interest to conference attendees.

What to submit: 
--An abstract (up to 500 words) that includes: a Title, Background, Objective, Methods, Results, and Conclusions.

Poster presentations should be relevant to the Connected Health Conference theme: Balancing Technology and the Human Element, including: integrating digital technologies into healthcare delivery, wellness, and daily living; focusing on the human elements of caring, judgment and emotional intelligence; supporting cooperative care with patients; improving health outcomes, enhancing patient-doctor relationships, and enabling a critical shift to prevention, wellness, and self-care. 

Your submission should address one of the topics above and fit into one of the following categories: 

--Innovation
--New technologies and emerging applications (Analytics/A.I., voice recognition/technology, virtual reality) 
--Digital therapeutics and personalized medicine
--Chronic disease management
--Implementation
--International perspectives

What not to submit:
--The poster session is not intended for businesses to advertise products or services. 

When to submit: 
--The poster submission website will open for submissions on June 29, 2018. 
--The submission deadline is 5 PM EST on Thursday, August 2, 2018.

How to submit: 
--Prepare your abstract. You can find examples of abstracts and posters from the 2017 Connected Health Conference on the iProceedings website (http://www.iproc.org/collection/view/522).
--Submit your abstract using the iProceedings website (http://chc.iproc.org). Detailed instructions are provided on the iProceedings website that will guide you through the online submission process.
--Abstracts will be accepted based on the recommendation of an independent peer-review panel. 
--Accepted presenters will be notified no later than August 27, 2018. 

Why submit: 
--Poster abstracts and posters will be published online in iProceedings (http://www.iproc.org), free of charge. 
--One complimentary registration to CHC18 will provided per poster for the presenting author’s use. 
--A discounted rate of $250 to CHC18 will be provided to a designated number of poster co-authors on the team. 
--All accepted posters are eligible to be published in a JMIR publication at a reduced rate.

I hope you will consider submitting an abstract and joining us at the Connected Health Conference.

Best,
Tim




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