Call For Abstract


The scientific committee of the Abu Dhabi Healthcare Quality Summit 2021 is delighted to invite you to submit your abstract. This is your opportunity to make an impact with your experiences, research, tools and expertise!

Healthcare quality is care that is safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient and equitable. With a mission to protect its patients, protect healthcare personnel and promote safety, quality and value in healthcare systems. In Abu Dhabi, the healthcare quality has been undergoing a swift movement towards raising the quality of care in the Emirate and at the forefront is The Department of Health – Abu Dhabi which aims to continue providing exceptional patient safety and overall patient experience in par with the leading international standards.

The two-day summit is a multi-disciplinary journey, focusing on exploring the key issues and latest advances in the areas of healthcare quality improvement, value-based quality care, and Research and Innovation; which aims to improve the healthcare by engaging all of its key players such as patients and healthcare professionals across a broad range of sessions and keynote lectures.

Abstracts successfully submitted by the 15 September, 2021 will be reviewed by the committee. Its intent is to be most inclusive of received submissions highlighting the following mainstreams in Healthcare Quality:

  1. Value-based Quality Care
  • Framework for Value Based Healthcare
  • The Changing Role of Patient in Healthcare
  • Benefits and pitfalls of big data in VBH
  • Change Management in revolutionizing models of care
  • Outcomes and Impact of VBH
  1. Healthcare workers well-being and Patients’ engagement
  • Healthcare Workers Mental Resilience
  • Enhancing Patient experience
  • Patients’ engagement
  • The Next generation in healthcare workforce
  1. Quality Improvement
  • Maintaining Quality in times of crisis
  • Implementation of quality improvement programs and their impact on improving safety, effectiveness and/or patient experience
  • Boosting Readiness & Change Competencies leading to Successfully Reducing Clinical Variation and Cost
  • The future of Quality Improvement post Pandemic
  1. Innovation and Digital Transformation in Healthcare
  • Innovative Solutions for improvement in healthcare
  • How to turn your idea into an innovative product, Robotics and quality assurance
  • The future of Quality post Pandemic in the era of innovation and digital health

General Submission Guidelines

Please do read the following guidelines thoroughly. For any additional questions, please contact


Deadline of Submission

      Abstracts must be submitted by 15 September, 2021

      Authors can edit their abstracts until the submission deadline. No further changes will be accepted after the date.

      The committee reserves the right to extend or shorten the date of abstract submission.

Mode of Submission

       (1) Abstracts can be submitted to MENA Conference website or (2) by email to  following the abstract format/form.

      Abstracts received not following the standard formats will not be accepted.

      For any issues on the online platform, please contact


      Abstract submission will be acknowledged via email. If there is no acknowledgement received within a week of the submission or if you have any additional queries, please contact

Notification of Results

      All abstract submittees will be notified of the outcome via email on 26 September, 2021 by the Event Coordinator (

      The email will contain information on acceptance or rejection of abstract.

      For accepted oral presenters, the date and time of the assigned session will be communicated to you as soon as the committee has finalized the agenda.


      All documents must be submitted and presented in English language

      It is the author’s responsibility to submit the correct abstract (grammatically and scientifically)

Type of Presentation

      Accepted abstracts are scheduled to be part of the scientific program following the current format (virtual) and timing will be determined by the committee

Abstract Specifics


      A maximum of 2 abstracts can be submitted per author

      Abstracts must follow maximum word count as indicated

      Figures and tables are not yet to be included in the submission of abstract

      Abstracts must include sufficient information for reviewers to judge the nature and significance of the topic, the adequacy of the investigative strategy, the nature of the results, and the conclusions

      The abstract should summarize the substantive results of the work and not merely list topics to be discussed

      Abstracts must contain original content to avoid plagiarism


      Only the main author (1) is allowed to present the abstract at the conference

      The presenting author (main author) must be clearly marked on the submission form with his contact information

      Kindly provide up-to-date contact details and any changes in the presenter must be communicated as soon as possible to

Presenter Information

·      Only one (main) presenter is allowed to present the abstract. Kindly make note of this for abstracts with multiple authors.

·      The selected abstract / presenter AND all authors will receive:

§  complimentary registration (virtual conference)

§  Certificate of attendance (CME certificate)

§  Appreciation certification for (main author) presenting at the conference

Abstract Review Process

Abstracts are to be reviewed by the scientific committee of ADHQS2021

Abstract Selection Process

Criteria should align the with the ADHQS mainstream, relevant and timely to the healthcare quality audience, applicable to daily work, should not advertise products and services and the content submission highlighting work in hospital and non-hospital setting, such as ambulatory care, physician practices, managed care or health plans, and behavioral health settings are encouraged.


Thank you for taking interest to present at the Abu Dhabi Healthcare Quality Summit 2021