2017 Melbourne Conference Proceedings


Proceedings (in the form of an online single PDF file) of The D4H Conference Proceedings of peer reviewed scholarly 1000 word extended abstracts of papers presented at the conference will be made available on d4hmelbourne.com on 8th December. The Proceedings will also be added to the Design4Health publications archive at www.design4health.org.uk/publications

Please submit your final 1000-word extended abstract to dbarron@swin.edu.au (CC kseemann@swin.edu.au and d4hmelbourne@icms.com.au) by Wednesday 22 November, ensuring that you include all of the following:

  • Name of nominated presenter
  • All author details, affiliations and countries
  • Title of paper
  • Keywords
  • Full text – including any revisions requested by reviewers
  • References (please use style Chicago - http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/tools_citationguide.html)
  • British English
  • Please remove end-note/citation field coding by converting copy of the paper to plain text/RTF before submitting.

250 word summaries of papers for oral presentation will be made available in the smart device app provided to registered delegates. These will be available before the start of the conference.

Journal papers

The editors of Design for Health journal, published by Taylor & Francis, will be at the conference and will invite a selection of presenters to develop their papers into full length (5000 to 7000 word) journal articles for publication in the journal. We will be on hand at the conference if you would like an informal chat with a member of the editorial team about publishing your work in Design for Health; please contact Kirsty Christer at designforhealth@shu.ac.uk for more details.

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