Advances in Health Care Sciences Research Conference 2017
The aim of the conference is to build networks between researchers and doctoral students in the Nordic countries and the Baltic Sea region, and to give doctoral students an opportunity to present their research. This year's theme is
Co-creation in health care - changing the perspective of "users and choosers" to becoming "makers and shapers" of services.
Key dates and deadlines
Start submission for abstract: April 3, 2017.
Deadline abstract submission: May 17, 2017.
Notification of abstract submission: End of June, 2017.
Last date conference registration: September 30, 2017
Last date submission to contest Best Poster: October 17, 2017
Last date submission of digital presentation: November 8, 2017
Abstract submission and conference registration
No fee this year!
Abstract submission is now closed.
Conference registration (for non-abstract submitters)
The programme will be built primarily on the PhD students active participation in poster sessions with oral presentation and discussions of 15 minutes. The schedule and specifics of poster sessions will be posted by mid-September at the latest
Within the program there will be five Keynote presentation on various topics in our theme Co-creation.
Key note speakers
Wednesday November 15
|Patients and staff as co-designers of healthcare services - co-creating patient experience and staff wellbeing||Glenn Robert, Professor King's College|
|The perspective of a former patient||David Hill and Johanna Sörensen|
|The future of involvement in Healthcare||Cristin Lind, QRC Sthlm|
Thursday November 16th
|Action research for better End-of-Life experiences in elder care environments||Ida Goliath, Postdoc KI|
|The Södertälje bridge – how to cross the river without a common language. A project aiming to improve maternity care|| |
Mimansa Madheden, Midwife
Karolinska Institutet is is Sweden’s single largest centre of medical academic research and offers the country’s widest range of medical courses and programmes. Karolinska Institutet comprises of Campus Huddinge and Campus Solna.
The conference will be held at Karolinska Institutet, Campus Huddinge. The exact address for the conference is Alfred Nobels allé 23, Huddinge. The train station is called Flemingsberg
How to get to Campus Huddinge
Campus Huddinge is located at Flemingsberg, 20 minutes by train outside Stockholm City Centralstation. Click here for SL time table.
Food and beverages
Coffee breaks and lunches are included and will be served at the site of the conference.
On Wednesday evening we will have a welcome reception where you will have time to network. Food and drinks will be served accompanied to a live orchestra. And maybe even some dancing....
Here is a list of hotels near Stockholm Central Station that we recommend, with easy access to the commute train to Flemingsberg where the conference is held. The commute takes about 20 minutes.
There is also a hotel located in Flemingsberg, Attendo Park Hotel, very near to the conference facility.