Call for Proposals - 20th International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Communication, Medicine and Ethics (COMET 2022) (13 – 15 July 2022)

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Call for Papers
January 31, 2022
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Health and Health Care, Languages, Public Health, Public Policy

The 20th International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Communication, Medicine, and Ethics #COMET2022 will be hosted by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong during 13-15 July 2022. A Pre-COMET Masterclass is scheduled for 12 July. Given the current circumstances regarding COVID-19 in Hong Kong and globally, the conference will be online
The COMET conference aims to bring together scholars from different disciplinary backgrounds involving various healthcare specialties and the human and social sciences. A special emphasis is on the dissemination of ongoing research in language/discourse/communication studies in relation to healthcare education, patient participation and professional ethics.

All proposals must be submitted by Monday 31 January 2022

Click here to download and submit your proposal
Proposals include panels, individual presentations (oral or poster) and work-in-progress roundtables.
For all submissions, please use the corresponding submission template which can be downloaded from the conference website. 
Panel submission
Individual submission (oral or poster)
Work-in-progress roundtable

Decisions about acceptance/rejection will be communicated before mid-March 2022. Following formal acceptance, the responsible (presenting) authors must register participation prior to the finalisation of the conference programme. Early registration opens on 15 March 2022

More details can be found from the Call for Proposals webpage:

Contact Info: 

Organising Committee – COMET 2022
Department of English and Communication
Rm AG421, 4/F, Core A
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hunghom, Kowloon
Hong Kong