The 2nd international conference hosted by the Centre for Management of Health Services (CMHS) in the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad is dedicated to advances in healthcare management services. This conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers, practitioners, healthcare administrators, care-providers and policy makers from around the world to share cutting-edge research experiences, bring new ideas, debate issues and address latest developments in the domain of healthcare management.

The conference’s focus is on –
1. Developing insights into the techniques, opportunities, novel strategies and analytical methods for dealing with different challenges in the healthcare system.
2. Sharing of research based knowledge related to healthcare management, healthcare services, healthcare quality, healthcare analytics and informatics.
3. Case studies and innovative applications on the related fields.

Healthcare Management
*        Healthcare Economics
*        Medical Technology Management
*        Human Resource Management in Healthcare
*        R & D and Entrepreneurial Management in Healthcare
*        Financial Management in Healthcare
*        Medical Resource Allocation, Optimization and Simulation
*        Management of Emerging Diseases
*        Surveillance and Early Response
Healthcare Issues
*        Emerging Healthcare Issues on  Changing Demographics and Chronic Disease patterns
*        Healthcare Challenges in Rural Areas
*        Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
*        Occupational Health and Safety Management
Regulatory Issues and Strategic  Management in Healthcare
*        Novel Strategies for Growth in the Pharma and Regulatory Environment
*        Government Policies and Healthcare Management
*        Regulatory Affairs for Healthcare Products
*       Intellectual Property Management in Healthcare
Managing Patients Safety
*       Advanced Safety Management and Quality Improvement Tools
*        Coverage and Delivery of Pervasive Healthcare Services
*        Pervasive Health Systems in Medicine
*        Disease Control & Prevention
*        Quality Risk Management System
*        Clinical Practice Improvement
Healthcare Service
*        Bridging Health and Social Care Services
*        Geo-medical Healthcare Services
*        Customer Service in Hospitals
*        Workflow Approaches to Improve Healthcare Intervention Outcomes
*        Elderly and Impaired Patient Services
*        New Product Development and Marketing in Healthcare
*        Medical Tourism
*        Geriatric Health Management Services
*        Alternative Medicine System in Healthcare
*        Rural Self Help Care
*        Medical Entrepreneurship
*       Travel Health Related Products, Drugs and Vaccines
Healthcare Analytics
*        Data mining in Healthcare
*        Statistical Analyses of Large Healthcare Datasets
*        Data Visualization
*        Data Aggregation Technologies
*        Secure Patient Data Storage
*        Predictive Analytics for Identifying Health Risks
*        Data Fusion in Pervasive Healthcare Environment
*        Research Methods for Healthcare
*        Risk Based Healthcare
Healthcare Informatics
*        Web Technology in Medicine and E-Health
*        Evaluation and use for Healthcare IT
*        E- commerce in Healthcare
*        Mobile Technologies for Healthcare Applications
*        Telemedicine
*        Wearable Health Informatics
*        Medical and Nursing Informatics
*        Automatic Detection of Infectious Diseases
*        Anticipative Processing of Patient’s Status
*        Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning in Healthcare
*        Health Information Management System

Guidelines for Abstract Submission :

Selection of papers for presentation will be based on detailed abstracts of about 1500 words. Abstracts must include a clear indication of the purpose of research, methodology, major results, implications, and key references. They are requested to adhere to the following:

1. Length About 1500 words excluding title/cover page and references
Margins 2.5 cm. or 1 inch
2. Font Times New Roman, 12 point
Spacing 1.5
3. Title Page Title, author(s), affiliation(s), contact details
Key Words Four
4. An electronic copy of the abstract in MS Office Word 2007 version should be mailed to the conference convener not later than July 15, 2016 at cmhsconf@iimahd.ernet.in.

Abstracts will be blind reviewed and only those abstracts approved by the reviewers will be selected. Acceptance of the abstract implies that at least one of the authors will attend the conference and present the paper

Last Date for Abstract Submission
July 15 , 2016
Notification of Acceptance of the Abstract
August 31, 2016
Last Date for Submission of Selected Papers
October 01, 2016
Last Date for Registration Fees for the Authors Presenting Papers
October 15, 2016
Last Date for Registration Fees for Other Participants
November 15, 2016
Last Date for Booking Accommodation at IIMA-IMDC
November 15, 2016
Conference Dinner
December 10, 2016
Conference Dates
December 10 -11, 2016

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