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3rd International Conference on Global Telehealth (GT2014) – Call for Papers Extended to 04 August

UPDATE: the CFP has been extended to 04 August, 2014 – see http://gt2014.org/

Professor Anthony Maeder, Professor in Health Informatics at the University of Western Sydney, Australia, and Chair of IMIA’s Telehealth Working Group, draws your attention to the Final Call for Papers for the 3rd International Conference on Global Telehealth – GT2014 – to be held jointly with ICT4Health Conference 2014. The events will be held in Durban, South Africa on 10-11 November 2014 and have the the theme “Integrated, Innovative, Scalable and Sustainable Solutions”. Anthony is the Programme Chair for the GT2014 conference

Information is available at http://gt2014.org  and the Call for Submissions is a downloadable PDF file at http://gt2014.org/downloads/gt2014-cfp-july-final.pdf

Submissions:
Original unpublished contributions in all fields of Telehealth (and closely related areas of eHealth) are invited.  These may be offered as Full Papers (maximum 8 pages or approx 4000 words, not previously published) subject to expert peer review by an international programme committee of technical experts, or as Short Papers (maximum 2 pages or approx 1000 words) also subject to peer review.  It is intended that Full Papers will appear in a commercially published and indexed e-book in the IOS Press series “Studies in Health Technology and Informatics”and may selectively be considered for invited journal publication in an extended form. Short Papers will appear in separate proceedings to be distributed to delegates at the event.

Submissions must contain a clear statement of aims, methods, results and conclusions for the work reported.  Papers will be judged on originality, significance, technical quality, relevance to the conference, and presentation.  Submission of a Full Paper or Short Paper will imply an undertaking that, should it be accepted, at least one author will register and attend the conference to present the work. Submissions should be prepared in Word or LaTeX using the IOS Press book formatting instructions and style files available at http://www.iospress.nl/service/authors/latex-and-word-tools-for-book-authors/   Papers should be sent by email as a pdf file of <4MB to submissions@gt2014.org and authors should complete the form with their submission and contact details at http://www.ict4health.org.za/Abstracts/Abstract-Submission-Form/

Dates:
Submission of Full and Short Papers:                            04 AUGUST 2014
Notification of acceptance to authors:                             Monday 18 August 2014
Camera-ready copy for proceedings:                             Monday 1 September 2014
Registration deadline (Authors & Early-bird)                 Monday 1 September 2014

Organisers:
General Co-Chairs:             Prof Maurice Mars, University of KwaZulu-Natal & Prof Richard Scott, University of Calgary
Program Chair:                    Prof Anthony Maeder, University of Western Sydney
ICT4Health Liaison:            Jill Fortuin
Contact e-mail:                    enquiries@gt2014.org

July 28, 2014 - Posted by | conference | ,

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