Lebanese American University

IPEInterprofessional Education

Second LAU Interprofessional Education Conference
Interprofessional Collaboration
In Acute and Chronic Care

Call for Abstracts


Abstracts should represent research and/or demonstrations to advance the fields of IPE and Collaborative Practice and be consistent with the overarching conference theme. We welcome submissions from all levels and types of practitioners, researchers and educators. Success stories, experiences and lessons learned from IPE or collaborative practice in the region are encouraged. 

Abstract format

All abstracts must be submitted online. The abstract submission website will open on November 1, 2017. Submission are to be made in English. Please note that an incomplete submission cannot be saved online and therefore must be entered in its entire1y. You will be asked to specify your preferred presentation type (oral vs. poster), however the reviewers will make the final decision regarding presentation format.

The followlng Information must be Included with your submission: 

  1. Title
  2. Presentation Type (Oral presentation or Poster)
  3. Primary theme (education, practice, acute care, chronic care) You must select ONE or TWO primary themes.
  4. Presenter Name(s) and affiliation(s)
  5. Co Author Name(s) and affiliation(s)
  6. Presentation Description (up to 500 words)

Oral Presentations

Each oral presentation will be 20 minutes (15 minutes in length with a 5-minute Q&A at the end of the presentation). 

Poster Presentations

The maximum width of the panels is 120 cm. The recommended is an “AO” poster print size, which is around 115x84cm.