Abstract Submission is Now Open

The Scientific Program Committee invites you to submit an abstract for consideration for inclusion in the 2017 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.


Critical Dates

Abstract submission opens Now Open
Submission closing date 4 September 2017
Notification of acceptance 14 September 2017
Deadline for Early Bird registration fee 9 October 2017
Hospital in the Home 2017 Conference 15 – 17 November 2017

The deadline for Abstract submission is 4 September 2017, 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


Best Oral Presentation and Best Poster Prizes

The best oral presentation prize will be awarded on the recommendation of the judging panel. To ensure there are no conflicts of interest, panel members are not able to review presentations from their own organisation. Prizes include:

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

The HITH Society would like to thank the following sponsors & exhibitors

15 – 17 November 2017

Pullman Melbourne On The Park
192 Wellington Parade
Melbourne VIC 3002


Key Dates

Now Open
Abstract and Poster Submission Open

4 September 2017
Abstract Submission Deadline

4 September 2017
Scholarship Applications Close

14 September 2017
Notification of Acceptance

9 October 2017
Deadline for Early Bird Registration

15 November 2017
Conference Commences


15-17 November 2017
Pullman on the Park, Melbourne