Abstract Submission is Now Open

The Scientific Program Committee invites you to submit an abstract for consideration for inclusion in the 2018 Conference Program.  All abstracts for inclusion as an Oral Presentation or Poster Session will be reviewed and graded by the Committee. Please note there are limited spaces available for oral presentations. Before submitting an abstract please read the instructions for authors and abstract guidelines.


The theme is LEARN: Lead, Engage, Aspire, Research, Negotiate


Critical Dates

Abstract submission opens March 2018
Submission closing date 31 August 2018
Notification of acceptance 14 September 2018
Deadline for Early Bird registration fee 28 September 2018
Hospital in the Home 2018 Conference 21-23 November 2018


The deadline for Abstract submission is 31 August 2018 at midnight Australian Eastern Standard Time. You will be sent an acknowledgement via email to confirm that your abstract has been received.

Instructions for Authors

Abstract Submission Portal
Abstracts should be submitted online using the abstract portal. To create your account and begin your abstract submission, please click on the Abstract Submission Portal button below.


Abstract Template
When creating your abstract, please refer to that abstract template which can be downloaded below.

Abstract Template

Oral and Poster Presentation Guidelines

Abstracts will be accepted for 20 minute oral (15 minutes plus minimum of 5 minutes discussion time) or a poster presentation.
Poster authors will be asked to stand by their poster at designated times. Further presentation instructions will be given at that time.

Please review all of the guidelines and criteria regarding abstract submission prior to completing the online form. To download the Submission Guidelines document, click the link below.

Submission Guidelines


Proffered Paper Prizes

Prizes will be awarded from papers submitted as abstracts in the following categories:

  • Prize for Best Poster (People’s Choice, selected by conference delegates)
  • Prize for Best Oral Presentation (as selected by judging panel)

HITH would like to thank the following sponsors & exhibitors


21 – 23 November 2018


Stamford Plaza Brisbane
Cnr Edward & Margaret Streets
Brisbane QLD 4000

Key Dates

March 2018
Abstract and Poster Submission Open

31 August 2018
Abstract Submission Deadline
Scholarship Applications Close

14 September 2018
Notification of Abstract Acceptance

28 September 2018
Deadline for Early Bird Registration

21 November 2018
Conference Commences

Other events of interest

21-23 November 2018