Farr International Conference 2015 - Submit your abstract today!

Farr International Conference 2015 - Submit your abstract today!

The Farr Institute's International Conference 2015; Data Intensive Health Research & Care is being held from 26-28 August 2015. This will build on the successful conferences under the auspices of SHIP attracting delegates from across the world including New Zealand, Australia, the United States, Canada and Europe.

The conference will provide an excellent opportunity to showcase your research to national and international colleagues with opportunities to network, discuss your research interests and explore new research collaborations.  It is designed for researchers, practitioners and policy makers interested in record linkage and the use of routine health data in their research. During the three days we will have a variety of plenary sessions, workshops and keynote speakers as well as social networking opportunities.

Abstract Submissions

Abstracts of up to 400 words are invited around the following themes. Both completed papers and works-in-progress may be submitted:

  • Cohort Study Linkage
  • Research Methodology
  • Best Practice in Governance
  • Public Engagement
  • Stratified Medicine
  • Clinical Trials - Methodology and Execution
  • Open Innovation using Data Analytics
  • Data linkage to support Policy development

For submission instructions visit the Farr Conference website.

Submission deadline for abstracts is 5pm on Friday 17 April 2015.

Submitted abstracts will be reviewed by at least two individuals and a member of the Scientific Programme Committee. Successful abstracts will be accepted for short oral presentations. You will be notified by 31 May 2015 if your Abstract has been selected.


To register, visit the Farr Registration webpage.

Final Registration closes on 30 June 2015

Further Information can be found at http://www.farrinstandrews.org/.