Call for Presentations

4th Cross Cultural Health Care Conference:

Collaborative and Multidisciplinary Interventions

January 16-17, 2015

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);
      2. Demonstrate whether healthcare information (both verbal and written) is presented in a culturally and linguistically appropriate manner;
      3. 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 UNTIL OCTOBER 31, 2014.

Deadline for Submissions:     May 31, 2014

Notification of Selection by:    July 31, 2014

Send abstract (Word or PDF file) to or to

Maria Chun, Ph.D.,

UHM Dept of Surgery

1356 Lusitana St., 6th Floor

Honolulu, HI  96813