Call for abstracts for The Lancet Public Health Science

Closing date: 17 June 2019

The Lancet are delighted to announce the call for abstracts for The Lancet Public Health Science 2019: A National Conference Dedicated to New Research in UK Public Health, to be held in London, UK on November 29, 2019.

The conference encompasses all areas of public health, with a focus on methodological innovation and transdisciplinary insights. It is a forum for researchers, practitioners, and policy makers to discuss new research, methods, and perspectives on improving the health of the public.

Peer-reviewed abstracts of shortlisted papers will be published by The Lancet, online and in print. We encourage submissions from a wide array of disciplines and methodological approaches under any of the following themes:

  • creativity in public health science
  • new methodological approaches to public health science
  • impact and implementation of public health science in policy and practice

The abstract submission deadline is June 17, 2019. Submit your abstract as a Microsoft Word document through The Lancet’s online submission system and state in your covering letter that the submission is for the Public Health Science conference.

After The Lancet’s peer-review process, successful participants will be informed of acceptance of abstracts for oral or poster presentation. This information and further details are available on the Public Health Science conference website -


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