“From action to impact: health information professionals connecting communities”

This is a call from the Biosciences & Health section of IFLA for their World Library and information  Congress in Columbus, Ohio, USA from 13-19 August, 2016.

The deadline for the submission of abstracts is 26th February 2016 (250-300 words)

Notification of acceptance will be given by 31st March, 2016

Full paper to be submitted as an e-mail attachment by 3rd June, 2016.

The theme (see above) has many sub-themes: research synthesis, health research management, health knowledge brokering, health literacy, and public access to health information.

Full information about submission, guidelines, and participation is available on their website.

Grants and awards for participation are available, but some of the deadlines are fairly close.

Jean Shaw, Phi




About jgreigshaw

I work with Partnerships in Health Information which promotes partnership between libraries in Africa and the UK with an emphasis in African leadership. I have visited Kenya, Mali, Uganda and Zambia though Phi has contacts in many more African countries.
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