Call for papers

CALL FOR PAPER

SUBMIT ABSTRACT


Contributions are invited to submit abstracts for the following, based on original research and practice models

  • Oral Presentation
  • Poster Presentation
  • Workshops

The abstract text should be arranged according to the following headlines : Objectives, Design, Model, Result & Conclusion.

Important Dates & Deadlines

Abstract Submission1 October 2016
Notification of Abstract acceptance15 October 2016
Early Bird Registration14 November 2016
Full paper submission1 December 2016

Registration Fees

CategoryEarly BirdLate /Spot
Indian Professionals/AcademiciansRs. 2000Rs. 2500
Indian StudentsRs. 1200Rs. 1500
Foreign Professionals/Academicians$ 300$350
Foreign Students$ 200$250
SAARC Countries Professional / AcademiciansRs.3000Rs. 4000
SAARC Countries StudentsRs. 1500Rs. 2000

Major Sub themes of the Conference

The conference invites responses of the Social Work profession to address health needs of the elderly, in domains of direct service, administration of services and policies.

Adding health to 'years': Ageing, health and development

  • Population ageing: Demographic and epidemiological changes and implications

Health characteristics of older persons

  • Key behaviours that influence Healthy Ageing
  • Key environmental risks

International legal and policy frameworks

  • The challenges to policy development
  • Geriatrics — geriatric medicine — conditions and management

Healthy Ageing: Ageing, health and functioning

  • Trajectories of Healthy Ageing
  • Public-health framework for Healthy Ageing
  • Demand for and barriers to health services
  • Health economics

Family — care systems

  • Current approaches to long-term care
  • Evidence-based interventions
  • Evidence-based models of building workforce capacity and supporting family caregivers

Towards an age-friendly world

Elderly persons can

  • Learn, grow and make decisions
  • Be mobile
  • Build and maintain relationships
  • Contribute
  • Have access to Basic needs

Evidence based Action on Healthy Ageing

  • Creating age-friendly environments
  • Models of optimizing trajectories of ageing
  • Older-person-centered and integrated family care
  • Models of aligning health systems

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