INVITATION TO SUBMIT PRESENTATION ABSTRACTS
Qatar International Mental Health Conference provides an ideal platform
for peer-to-peer learning and networking. This is the sixth such
conference bringing together policy and decision makers, researchers,
clinicians, students and other stakeholders to share work in the areas
of diagnostic and therapeutic strategies in Qatar and the region.
Don’t miss out on the chance to feature your work.
Submit an abstract and participate in this conference!
Planning Committee seeks submissions of interest to participate in this
year’s conference and look forward to receiving abstracts of research
projects or quality initiatives that you believe would make a suitable
contribution to our program and will be of interest to healthcare
professionals working in or with mental health in Qatar and the region.
Your abstracts should address one of the following options:
1) Oral Presentations
2) Workshop Sessions
3) Poster Presentations
1) Intensive Workshop Sessions – scheduled to be held on Thursday 30 November
sessions are scheduled to be 3-hours long and will require an
interactive format to facilitate active learning, such as discussion,
activities, small group role-plays. The workshop focuses on a particular
issue or topic relevant to mental health services and maximizes
audience participation. At least 25% of the total allotted time must be
devoted to questions and answers, or to group interaction – remember
this is NOT a lecture. The applicant arranges the chairperson; the
maximum number of presenters should not exceed 1 chairperson and 2
2) Oral Presentations – scheduled to be held on Friday 1 and Saturday 2 December
presentations will be of 15 minutes duration. The abstract should
outline the important points of the presentation and highlight the
content to be communicated, including the aims, methods, relevance,
results and conclusions of the work, research, project or case study.
Abstracts should not include tables, figures or references.
3) Poster Presentations – scheduled to be held on Friday 1 and Saturday 2 December
presentations are visual displays of material to be presented and
constitute an interactive and communicative medium, usually combining
text and graphics information. Posters may be on any topic relevant to
Posters will be displayed in the venue foyer for
the duration of the Conference. It is expected that one of the authors
should be available during break times to discuss the poster with other
attendees. Specific information regarding size and mounting requirements
will be provided with the notice of acceptance.