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poster (PDF 549 KB)
  • poster (PDF 549 KB)

Berlin, Germany: 14th-16th May 2008

After the deadline for submission the scientific committee of the 16th International Conference on Health Promoting Hospitals received more than 300 abstracts from all 5 continents. Besides the European countries there are abstracts from Australia, Canada, USA, Taiwan and Korea.

The Scientific Committee will create an interesting program with parallel sessions and posters.

The Conference is an excellent opportunity to get to know more about the topic of health promotion from different perspectives and from different countries.

It will take place in the beautiful ?Langenbeck-Virchow-Haus? in Berlin Mitte.

Main Topics:

  • Quo vadis, HPH: Health promotion by re-orienting core business or by expanding into new services - or by both? 
  • Improving patient orientation: Safety, clinical evidence, cultural appropriateness 
  • Improving staff orientation: The challenge of an ageing workforce 
  • Improving community and public health orientation: Sustainability and corporate social responsibility

Until March 10th, 2008 you can profit from the early registration bonus. Register directly at:

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