Call for Papers: IIM Ahmedabad’s International Conference on Advances in Healthcare Management Services [December 9-10]: Submit by July 15

About the Conference

The 3rd international conference hosted by the Centre for Management of Health Services (CMHS) in the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad is dedicated to advances in healthcare management services.

This conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers, practitioners, healthcare administrators, care-providers and policy makers from around the world to share cutting-edge research experiences, bring new ideas, debate issues and address latest developments in the domain of healthcare management.

Abstract Submission Guidelines

Selection of papers for presentation will be based on detailed abstracts of about 1500 words. Abstracts must include a clear indication of the purpose of research, methodology, major results, implications, and key references. They are requested to adhere to the following:

LengthAbout 1500 words excluding title/cover page and references
Margins2.5 cm. or 1 inch
FontTimes New Roman, 12 point
Title PageTitle, author(s), affiliation(s), contact details
Key WordsFour

An electronic copy of the abstract in MS Office Word 2007 version should be mailed to the conference convener not later than July 15, 2017 at cmhsconf@iima.ac.in.

Abstracts will be blind reviewed and only those abstracts approved by the reviewers will be selected. Acceptance of the abstract implies that at least one of the authors will attend the conference and present the paper *.

*A person cannot present more than two papers.

Important Dates

  • Last date for Abstract Submission: July 14, 2017
  • Notification of Acceptance of Abstract: September 1, 2017
  • Last date for Submission of Selected Papers: September 29, 2017
  • Last Date for Registration Fees for the Authors Presenting Papers: October 16, 2017
  • Last Date for Registration Fees for other Participants: November 15, 2017
  • Last Date for Booking Accommodation at IIMA-IMDC: November 15, 2017
  • Conference Dinner: December 9, 2017
  • Conference Dates: December 9-10, 2017

Registration Fees:

  • Registration fee of Indian Rupees (INR) 27,000 should be sent latest by November 15, 2017, through a demand draft/ banker’s cheque in favour of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, payable at Ahmedabad.
  • For the participants affiliated with academic institutions in India and those employed with Government of India or State Government within India, a fee of Indian Rupees (INR) 14,000 is applicable if the registration formalities including the payment of registration fee is completed on or before November 15, 2016.
  • For the full time students in Masters or Doctoral Programme in recognized universities or institutes within India a specially discounted fee of (INR) 7000/- would be applicable if the registration formalities including the payment of registration fee are completed on or before November 15, 2017.
  • The registration fee will include conference dinner, lunch and tea for the conference days, and conference materials. On registration of accompanying  person, minimum charges will be applicable.
  • Registration forms can be downloaded from the conference website. The registration form should be sent along with the demand draft.

Contact details

Chairperson, Center for Management of Health Services                                               INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT, Vastrapur, Ahmedabad 380 015, Gujarat, INDIA    Tel: 91-79-6632 4649 [Direct: Mrs. Uma Baskaran (In-charge CMHS)]                      Email: inchg-cmhs@iima.ac.in 91-79-6632 4699 [CMHS Office]

To know more details about the conference, click for the conference website here.


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