Abstract Call

Call for Presentations

5th Cross Cultural Health Care Conference:
Collaborative and Multidisciplinary Interventions

February 17-18, 2017
Ala Moana Hotel


Invitation to Submit Abstracts


      • Research topic must have a cultural aspect / theme and address the objectives of the conference which are:


        1. Identify the role of culture in the delivery of care in various healthcare settings (e.g., clinic, hospital, community-based);


        1. Demonstrate whether healthcare information (both verbal and written) is presented in a culturally and linguistically appropriate manner;


        1. Utilize existing cross-cultural healthcare resources to aid in the delivery of care and/or conduct of research.


    • Oral presentations will be limited to 30 minutes; 10 minutes for student presentations


      • Abstract must be 250 words or less


    • Indicate whether you would like to be considered for an oral presentation, poster, or both

    • Include:

      • your name,

      • job/position title, (for students, identify level or program year, e.g., master’s, doctoral, MS-1, PGY-1)

      • name of organization, (for students, include major, specialty, e.g., psychology, public health, surgery)

      • presentation title,

      • e-mail address and contact phone number

      • ****If relevant, please include proof of IRB approval****

  • All those selected will be required to register for the conference at the appropriate rate (professional or student). SAVE UP TO $50.00 WITH EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION — DATE TBA.

Deadline for Submissions:     TBA

Notification of Selection by:    TBA

Send abstract (Word or PDF file) to mariachu@hawaii.edu or to

Maria Chun, Ph.D.,
UHM Dept of Surgery
1356 Lusitana St., 6th Floor
Honolulu, HI  96813


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