CPCE Health Conference 2019

Call for Papers

Submission Deadline: 30 November 2018

The theme of the 4th Annual CPCE Health Conference 2019 is “Towards a More Humanistic, Holistic and Integrated Model of Care”, which aims to explore various issues and stakeholders’ concerns over health care services delivered by both public and private providers. In particular, there have been reports about institutionalisation of health care services that might have neglected the humanistic aspects in service delivery. Against this background, the Conference Organiser invites submissions on (but not limited to) the following sub-themes:

  • Community-based programmes and their effectiveness
  • Development of health care services and long-term care in the Greater Bay Area*
  • Primary care and district health systems
  • Holistic and integrated models of care
  • Quality assurance in long-term care services
  • Monitoring health care services
  • Patient health and safety
  • Performance management and measurement of health care services
  • Professional ethics in health care services
  • Service learning about elderly care
  • Social enterprises for humanistic care
  • Social responsibility of health care service organisations
  • Training and continuous development of health care professionals
  • Utilising technologies to enhance humanistic, holistic and integrated cares

Information about Submission of Papers

Please submit an abstract of 350 to 500 words, and/or a full paper, in English*, by 30 November 2018 to callforpaper-healthconf2019@cpce-polyu.edu.hk. Abstracts and/or full papers submitted to this Conference should not have been previously published or under review in any journals. The Conference Scientific Committee will select papers for presentation on a competitive basis. Notification of abstracts and/or full papers acceptance for presentation will be provided within four weeks after the submission deadline. The accepted author(s) should prepare a 15-minute PowerPoint presentation in English. The oral presentation should be in English. Full papers, subject to a double-blind review process, will be considered for potential publication in a special issue or a regular issue with the Public Administration and Policy: an Asia-Pacific Journal

* A special parallel session will be organised for submission on the sub-theme: “Development of health care services and long-term care in the Greater Bay Area”. Presentations and submissions in Chinese are welcomed for this special parallel session. These accepted author(s) should prepare a 15-minute PowerPoint presentation in Chinese and oral presentations can either be in Cantonese or Mandarin.

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Enquiries on submission of papers can be directed to: callforpaper-healthconf2019@cpce-polyu.edu.hk


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