Submissions of Organized Sessions are open

It is now possible to submit a proposal of an Organized Session for The 12th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH) 28th September – 1st October 2021.

The Congress will be virtual, for more information visit our website

Deadline: 15th December 2020

Organized Sessions should have a specific scientific focus and needs to be integrated in and relevant to the overall conference theme and to the scientific tracks in the programme for ECTMIH 2021.

This year the focus is on Global challenges in health, migration and equity. The theme is explored further in nine scientific tracks:

Track 1. Migration, climate and health

Track 2. HIV, TB and hepatitis

Track 3. Malaria, vector-borne and neglected tropical diseases

Track 4. OneHealth, antimicrobial resistance, water and sanitation

Track 5. Universal health coverage, health priorities, public health & health systems, e-health and governance

Track 6. Nutrition, NCD’s and oral health

Track 7. Mental health and health promotion

Track 8. Disasters, accidents, injuries, global surgery and rehabilitation

Track 9. Maternal and child health, sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR)


The following guidelines apply:

– The proposal should be submitted in English

– The organised session should be related to the overall conference theme and tracks

– The organised session cannot exceed 50 minutes including all presentations and discussions

Since this year’s conference is digital – all presentations will be pre-recorded and streamed during the time-slot awarded. Discussions will be streamed live after the presentations. You will receive technical assistance and guidance if your session is selected.

The number of slots is limited and all proposals for Organised Sessions will be subject to the scientific peer review system. All submissions can expect an answer by end of January 2021.

Please use this form to submit your proposal:

For all organised session queries, please email us:

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