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SNAHP 2019 Welcome

On behalf of the Organizing Committee for the 5th Pacific Symposium for Nursing and Healthcare Professionals we welcome you to join us in Hiroshima, Japan on Saturday, August 31 and Sunday, September 1, 2019. This small symposium is held each year in Hiroshima, Japan provides a unique platform for nurses and allied health professionals to promote innovation in nursing education and clinical practice, research and universal access to healthcare.

All attending participants will have an opportunity for travel around Hiroshima, including its two UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Peace Park and the Shrine Island of Miyajima (Itsukushima).

Please note that the number of oral and poster time slots is limited.  The organizers will close submissions and registration when the event has reached its capacity.


Saturday, August 31
Sunday, September 1
09:30 to 10:00
Check-in Available
09:00 to 10:30
Morning Session
10:00 to 11:30
Opening Remarks & Plenary Speaker
10:30 to 11:00
Closing Remarks
11:30 to 12:30
Welcome Reception with Posters
 Optional Peace Park Tour
11:30 to 12:30
12:30 to 18:30
Oral Sessions
Optional Miyajima Tour
12:30 to 16:30

Key Dates and Deadlines

SNAHP 2019
will be held on
August 31 to September 1, 2019
Submissions are due by Friday, July 12, 2019
Decisions will be sent within two weeks of submission*
Registration will open Monday, July 15
Early Registration is available until Friday, July 26
Advance Registration is available until Friday, August 9
Late Registration begins after Friday, August 9
Presenter Schedule will be posted after Friday, July 19
Final Registration must be confirmed by Friday, August 23
Full Paper (optional) is due by Friday, August 23
Virtual Presenter files must be sent by Friday, August 23


This symposium was made possible by INTESDA, The International Education for Sustainable Development Alliance, which is a diverse community of educators, academics and nonprofit professionals founded in 2015, in part, to support the Sustainable Development Global Goals set by the United Nations. It is committed to addressing sustainable development issues through capacity building, advocacy, networking and sharing knowledge.

Finally, on behalf of our team, we would like to extend our deepest thanks to the people of Hiroshima, Japan for their support and gracious hospitality.

Miyajima, JapanHiroshima Castle, JapanHiroshima Peace Park, Japan


Do you have a general question?

Contact us by sending an E-mail to the following address: secretariat(at)esdfocus.org