Nordic Conference on Advances in Health Care Sciences Research 2015

Welcome to the Nordic Conference on Advances in Health Care Sciences Research at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden 11-12 November, 2015.

The Nordic Conference on Advances in Health Care Sciences Research is this year organized in Stockholm, Sweden by Karolinska Institutet – Doctoral School in Health Care Sciences (NFV), The Programme for Doctoral Education in Health Care Science (PUF-V), The Strategic Research Area in Care Sciences (SFO-V) and Department of Health Sciences, Lund University. This event will bring together PhD candidates in health care sciences from all Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden). The participation of keynote lecturers and senior researchers makes this conference an excellent opportunity to deepen your knowledge in the field and networking.

The poster sessions and lectures are open to everyone but the meals and the chartered bus transfer are reserved for registered participants.


Online registration is now closed. Deadline for abstract submission was May 3. Deadline for registration without abstract was October 11. There is a conference fee of 900 SEK/100 EUR (NFV and PUF-V sponsor KI-students with accepted abstracts).



Poster session schedule

Invited speakers

Professor Carol Tishelman

Professor Fiona Jones

Professor Hans Rosling

Professor Helena Leino-Kilpi

Professor Ingalill Rahm Hallberg


Alfred Nobels allé 23 KI, KI Campus Huddinge and Aula Medica, KI Campus Solna.


Some hotel suggestions:

Attendo Park Hotel (Flemingsberg)

Connect Hotel Stockholm (Älvsjö)

First Hotel Norrtull (Vasastan)

Contact information


Inger Tjergefors

Phone: 08-524 868 15
Organizational unit: Department management

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