Call for Papers

International Health Environment and Technology in Caring Science Conference (IHETCSC) invites the submission of papers related to the following topics but not limited to:

  • Health science
  • Nursing
  • Health research and education
  • Ethics and laws of health care
  • Public health and environment
  • Information and technology in health
  • Innovative technology for health care

Notes

All accepted paper will be invited for Oral Presentation or Poster Session. Submitted papers are expected to contain original work by authors. Plagiarism check will be performed, neither by the Organizing Committee nor the Publisher. Committee and Publisher have the right to exclude or retract papers that contain act of plagiarism.

Author Guidelines

The proceeding of International Health Environment and Technology in Caring Science Conference will be published and licensed as open access proceeding papers. It is important to ensure that when you submit your paper, it is in its final form ready for publication, and has been thoroughly proofread. Please note that post publication changes are not permitted, unless there are exceptional circumstances, so please ensure your paper has been checked for errors.

PDF file paper

Please use our template paper HERE (MSWord) or HERE (Latex) to write your paper.

When preparing your paper please check that:

  • Paper size is European A4.
  • Margins are at least 25mm all round.
  • The paper includes the author name and affiliation (full address including country).
  • There are no page numbers, or headers and footers, within the paper.
  • The PDF is free of formatting errors (e.g. corrupt equations, missing or poor resolution figures), since conversion from Word to PDF can introduce formatting errors.
  • Text is single spaced, not double spaced.
  • The PDF file is editable and not password protected.
  • All pages are portrait (landscape pages should be rotated).
  • Reference lists are checked for accuracy. References can only be linked via CrossRef if they are correct and complete.
  • Figures are placed within the text, not collected at the end of the document.
  • A thorough proof read is conducted to check standard of English and ensure wording is clear and concise.
  • Ensure that your paper includes an abstract.

Page limit

The page limit for regular (full) is six (6) pages. Please use the extra page in full papers for addressing the comments of the reviewers, make your figures large enough to be legible, and to comply with all formatting requirements. Please note that extra pages will be charged USD 20 per page.

Review Process

The steps of the reviewing process are as follows:

  1. Author submit its paper through conference's web page (click the bottom button)
  2. Editor distributes the papers to selected steering committee. Each paper will be reviewed by 2 reviewer
  3. Reviewers review each paper based on IHETCSC guideline
  4. Reviewers result is sent to author
  5. If necessary, author should fix its paper based on the review note. Paper should not be changed more than 30% of its content
  6. Author send its final (camera ready) manuscript. If needed, editor is allowed to perform minor changes. Editor is also allowed to ask the author to fix the error and re-send the manuscript
  7. Editor agrees on manuscript copyright
  8. One of the author is asked to present the paper on the conference day. Only presented papers will be published.

Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement

IHETCSC is intolerant to any act of plagiarism. Authors are expected to submit original work with proper citation to the work of others. Should any plagiarism is detected in a work, editors has the right to do this following actions:

  1. Reject the submitted article
  2. Report the violation to affiliated institution(s)
  3. Provide the information regarding the violation to any academic institution
  4. Publish the information regarding the violation to public

Submissions for this conference were closed on 2018-09-18.