Abstract submission for the 43rd World Hospital Congress now open

The 43rd World Hospital Congress of the International Hospital Federation opens its call for paper presentations and posters, inviting professionals from hospitals and health service delivery organizations to submit their abstracts.

The International Hospital Federation and the Ministry of Health of the Sultanate of Oman, organizers of the 43rd World Hospital Congress, are inviting health leaders and professionals to submit abstracts for an opportunity to showcase their work at the next congress being held in Muscat, Oman on 7-9 November 2019.

The IHF World Hospital Congress is a unique global forum that brings together leaders of national and international hospital and healthcare organizations. Through this event multi-disciplinary exchange of knowledge, expertise and experiences are facilitated, together with dialogue on best practices in leadership in hospital and healthcare management and delivery of services.

The 2019 Congress will tackle the overarching theme “People at the heart of health services in peace and crisis”.

Those interested to present their work to the international healthcare community in a session or as a poster can submit an abstract online against the following sub-themes:

  1. Resilient health services
  2. Innovation for health impact
  3. Health investment for prosperity

Chosen abstracts will also be considered for publication in the IHF Journal and present in an IHF Webinar.

Deadline of abstracts is on 15 February 2019. For more information on the sub-themes, submission process, general criteria and terms and conditions for presenters, click here.


If you have any questions, please contact congress@ihf-fih.org or visit www.worldhospitalcongress.org.