Abstract Requirements

We were waiting abstracts and presentations from undergraduate and graduate (2018, 2019) healthcare students from different fields and countries!

  • Abstracts may be original work or literature review.
  • All abstracts must be in English.
  • Abstracts must be sent: conference(at)nooruse.ee.
  • Please use the abstract form!
  • Call for abstracts is opened on 1 May 2019.
  • Deadline for abstract submission - 15 September 2019!
  • All abstracts are peer reviewed and scored by the Abstract Review Committee.
  • Abstract Review Committee reserves the right to accept or reject abstracts.
  • Abstract acceptance notification -  1 October 2019.
  • Authors can choose their presentation preference „oral" or „poster".
  • Submitter is responsible for the accuracy of the abstract text.
  • There is no limit to the number of abstracts that an individual may submit.
  • All abstracts will be published exactly as submitted in Conference Abstract Book.

Abstract guidelines

Your abstract is rejected immediately if you do not follow the guidelines below (<350 words; title and author / scientific research supervisor details not included in word count):

  • Title;
  • Author(s) – full names (first name, last name); institutional affiliation (department (ie. Department of medicine), institution (ie. University/College name), city/town, country;
  • Scientific research supervisor(s) - full names; institutional affiliation, institution, city/town, country;

• Background / Aim;
• Methods;
• Results;
• Conclusion(s);
• Keywords – 3-5 keywords to better define your abstract content.
Please do not include (a list of) references in the body or at the end of your abstract!

Evaluation criteria for abstracts:
Abstracts are evaluated by five experts (Abstract Review Committee) from different institutions and countries from 10 September 2017 to 30 September 2017. Maximum score is 25 points:
• Importance / Originality (1-5 points)
• Methods (1-5 points)
• Results (1-5 points)
• Conclusions (1-5 points)
• Appropriate use of language and terminology (1-5 points)

Scientific Committee – Abstract Review Committee:

  1. Ülle Parm (PhD) - Docent, Tartu Health Care College, Estonia  
  2. Eeva Liikanen (PhD) - Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Finland
  3. Davide Ticchi (PhD student) - Tallinn University, Estonia
  4. Anna Stecka (MSc) -  Lecturer, College of Rehabilitation in Warsaw, Poland
  5. Nadine Higgins - Ptient Safety Manager, Nightingale House / Whiston Hospital, United Kingdom