Call for abstracts: What is the Future of Water and Public Health?

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The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) invites students and earlycareer researchers around the world to submit abstracts for presentation or as a poster at our 2019 conference ‘What Is the Future of Water andPublic Health?’.


This annual conference will feature a wide range of exciting presentations from keynote speakers, discussions, and numerous networking opportunities with experts, researchers, and up-and-coming leaders in the field of water and public health. We welcome abstracts related to the field of water and public health including but not limited to:

• Microbiology
• Water chemistry and water treatment
• Water system materials and engineering
• Estate and facilities management
• Risk assessment
• Risk management and modelling

Students and investigators at early career stages are encouraged to submit one or more abstracts. Full details can be found here


Abstracts will be peer reviewed by a scientific committee and notification of successful abstracts will be via email by 1st September 2019.


All oral and poster presentations will take place on Thursday 12 December 2019 at The Edge, Endcliffe Village, The University of Sheffield.


Prizes will be awarded for best poster and best oral presentation, and the winners will be invited to submit an extended abstract for consideration for publication in RSPH’s member journal, Perspectives in Public Health.


Please email for more information and to be sent the submission form. The deadline for submissions is 11pm on 30th June 2019.