Call for abstracts: North American refugee health conference

The annual North American Refugee Health Conference (NARHC) is now accepting abstracts with a deadline of Tuesday, April 6, 2021.

NARHC invites family physicians/primary care practitioners, specialists, nurses, mental health workers, nurse practitioners, allied health workers, policy & public health specialists, refugees, researchers, students, settlement workers and other professionals interested in refugee health who do work focusing on refugee health use to submit an abstract.

Learn more on the conference website.

Topics may include:

  • advocacy
  • chronic disease
  • COVID-19
  • global refugee health
  • infectious disease
  • LGTBQI health
  • mental health & PTSD
  • migration and resettlement
  • nutrition
  • paediatric health
  • refugee educational development
  • refugee screening
  • research
  • vaccination
  • women’s health.


NARHC is the largest interdisciplinary conference in the world. Its primary purpose is to promote the health of refugee populations during the continuum of their flight, migration, and resettlement by assembling multidisciplinary experts in research, education, advocacy and clinical practice.

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