Ready to SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT to WLGH 2019?
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS FOR LATIN AMERICA, SOUTH ASIAN AND AFRICAN APPLICANTS
All applicants to WLGH 2019 are invited to submit an abstract on one of the conference topics listed on the website.
Submitted abstracts can have one of the following focuses:
1. Research (scientific outcomes pertaining to the conference topics/ agenda)
2. Leadership in service delivery (presenting women's leadership in health service delivery- challenges, successes and lessons learned)
The winners of this call will be granted full scholarship to attend the conference (transport, accommodation if needed and registration to the conference). Applicants must register on the website, however, the winners will not be required to pay registration fees.
Submission of the abstract will indicate that the author is willing to register, attend the conference and present the paper to the plenary, either in a verbal presentation or poster format.
Oral paper presentation- Outstanding abstracts will be invited for oral presentation. Eighteen of the outstanding abstracts will be selected for presentation in a two-hour plenary session. Nine of these will be young African health service providers and nine young African health researchers. Selected presenters will each make 5 minutes oral presentations in a plenary session at the Women Leaders in Global Health Conference.
Poster presentation: Abstracts which are relevant for the conference but and not invited for oral presentation, could be invited for a poster presentation.
Applicants will receive a confirmation e-mail when the abstract is submitted. If the applicant has not received confirmation within 5 days of application, please contact us at email@example.com. Abstract submission will open July 30, 2019 and will be closed by September 15th, 2019.
If you are interested, please upload your abstract in the scholarship form using the abstract format below, from July 30 until mid-September.
The abstract should be organized under the following headings:
The topic of the abstract
Authorship and affiliation
Introduction and Objectives/Background/context
Conclusion and recommendation
Title: No more than 75 characters
Text: No more than 250 words (excluding the title, authors and affiliations)