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Implementation Science Health Conference Australia 2021

28 Oct 2021 - 29 Oct 2021, 9:00am-5:00pm

ISHCA 21 will be held at the NSW Teachers Federation Conference Centre in central Sydney on October 28 and 29.

Make a date to present your implementation research, or join the conference participants, and help advance the science of implementation in Australia.

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Note: If COVID-19 restrictions impact face-to-face attendance at the conference, the event will be held entirely online.

Abstract Submissions
Abstract submissions are now open and close Monday 6 September. You are invited to submit your research relating to the field of implementation science. Topics for consideration include:

  • engaging communities in partnerships
  • applying implementation frameworks, models and theories in health research
  • health system readiness to engage in implementation research and practice
  • implementation strategies
  • outcomes focused research or practice
  • reports on research methods, measurement and tools for implementation research and practice
  • implementation and pragmatic trials and programmatic approaches in healthcare
  • literature reviews, including scoping, narrative, systematic reviews.

Present in one of three formats:

  • Concurrent Session – Oral presentation (15 mins plus 5 mins Q&A)
  • Rapid Fire – Brief oral presentation (5 mins plus 2 mins Q&A)
  • Poster presentation (If the conference pivots to online delivery, the posters will be accompanied by a 2min pre-recorded ‘mini oral’).


Submission Timeline

Wednesday 18 August : Abstracts submissions open
Early September: Conference registrations open
Monday 6 September: Abstract submissions close
Monday 27 September: Abstract outcome notification
Monday 11 October: All presenters required to register for ISHCA 21
Download the submission guidelines (pdf) for more information, and submit your abstract today.

Abstract submissions are only open to SHP Implementation Science Community of Practice members. If you are not yet a member, sign up now for free.

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