LEFO - Legeforskningsinstituttet

Institute for Studies of the Medical Profession

IPOQ 2018 - 5th Nordic Research Conference

Save the dates - Call for abstracts

The annual Nordic IPOQ-conferences aims to promote interdisciplinary studies of the interaction between the medical professions, organizational factors and quality of care.
22. august 2017

Abstracts of papers/work in progress should be related to the following topics: 

  • Health professionals´ health, work and quality of life
  • Societal and organisational conditions for professional work and quality of healthcare
  • Ethics, professional values and prioritisation
  • Health professionals´ role in transition

Submit your abstracts in English to lefo@legeforeningen.no, maximum 350 words apart from title, authors and affiliations.

Abstracts should include:

  • Title, names of authors, name of presenting author bolded, affiliations of authors
  • Introduction, aims, material and methods, results and (preliminary) conclusion. To allow for different academic traditions other formats are accepted
  • Indication if oral- or poster presentation is preferred

We also welcome research students to submit abstracts. The 5th IPOQ-conference is sponsored by the Research Council of Norway, and you are welcome to apply to LEFO for financial support to cover your travelling and hotel costs.

Deadline for abstracts: 31.10.2017
Decision on abstracts: 15.11.2017