Healthcare Advancement Conference (HAC) 2018: Call for posters

May 9, 2018


Dr. Arrieta

Dr. Alejandro Arrieta, professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at Stempel College and organizer of HAC2018.

Patient safety, quality and risk management in Latin America’s healthcare sector. (Deadline: July 16, 2018)

Submit a research abstract in English, Spanish or Portuguese to HAC2018, the international conference organized by FIU’s Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work, PAHO and ISQua, for November 1-2 in Cali, Colombia.


  1. Healthcare facility accreditation
  2. Risk management and patient safety
  3. Quality improvements in chronic disease care
  4. Emergency preparedness in case of disasters and massive events

The three best posters with the greatest potential impact on patient safety and scientific rigor, in combination with the largest publishing options, will receive scientific and economic support for up to $1,000. Read more about the awards here.

Be part of the new generation of healthcare quality leadership in Latin America. Be part of HAC2018.

HAC 2018 is a collaborative effort between Florida International University, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), the International Society for Quality in Health (ISQua) and Centro Medico Imbanaco in Cali.

For more details about the call for posters, visit the conference’s website,