CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - 2017 CAPHC Conference Poster Session

The 2017 CAPHC Conference Program Committee is pleased to invite you to submit a poster for display at the 2017 Canadian Association of Paediatric Health Centres (CAPHC) Conference. This year's annual conference, themed, Engaging Children, Youth and Family: Are We Ready to Move Beyond Good Intentions?, will be held in Montréal, Québec from October 22 - 24, 2017 at Le Centre Sheraton Montréal Hotel.

The 2017 Conference poster presentations will feature the following themes:

  • Clinical Research: A research project undertaken in a pediatric population.  Research using human subjects or their confidential information must indicate ethical approval and informed consent have been obtained
  • Innovation in Clinical Practice: A project that focuses on changing clinical practice within a particular organization. The innovation may be in the clinical practice, the evaluation methodology, or the knowledge mobilization plan.
  • System Innovation: A project that focuses on changing practices that has implications for a wide number of organizations. The innovation may be in the practice, the evaluation methodology, or the knowledge mobilization plan.
  • Family-Centered Care: A project that demonstrates family-centered care principles, both in the content of the project, and by involving families and/or young people in the design, evaluation, and dissemination of the project.

CAPHC's poster sessions provide the ideal venue for multidisciplinary health professionals and practitioners from primary care to complex tertiary care to illustrate the richness of activity in many innovative areas of child and youth health from regional, national and international perspectives.

Deadline to submit abstracts is May 17, 2017.


Click here to learn more about the 2017 CAPHC Conference and the Poster Sessions.