LEFO - Legeforskningsinstituttet

Institute for Studies of the Medical Profession

IPOQ 2020 – 6th Nordic research conference

Extended deadline - Call for abstracts IPOQ 6

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

Main theme in Oslo 2-3 March 2020: 

Digitalizing and new technology: Impacts on work climate, professional identity and patient care - Challenges and opportunities

Before 10 January 2020 you are welcome to submit abstracts of papers/work in progress related to the main theme or other IPOQ relevant topics, such as:

  • 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

Call for abstracts

Submit your abstract 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.

Important dates

  • Date and venue: 2 – 3 March 2020, Park Inn, Oslo Airport Hotel, Gardermoen, Norway
  • Deadline for abstracts: 10 January 2020
  • Acceptance of abstracts: 20 January 2020
  • Deadline for registration:  10 February 2020