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Canadian Public Health Association

Frequently Asked Questions

Call for Submissions

When is the deadline for submission?

The Call for submissions is now closed.

When will I know if my Submission is accepted?

All communications will be with the submitting author as indicated on the submission. Submitters will be notified of the results of the peer review by Friday 19 July.


Can presenters use slides?

Presenters may use slides. Each session room is equipped with a projector, laptop, screen, podium, and microphone. Additional equipment such as flip charts and simultaneous interpretation will be available at the presenter’s expense.

Do presenters need to register?

All presenters are required to register for the conference. We encourage presenters to register for the full conference but if presenters are unable to participate all three days, two-day, daily rates are available. 

How long is an oral presentation?

An oral presentation is 10 minutes followed by a 5-minute discussion period. Each session will have five presenters grouped together by similar presentation topic.

When are posters presented?

Poster presentations will be on display Tuesday 26 November and Wednesday 27 November. Presenters will engage with delegates during two dedicated poster session on Tuesday and Wednesday from 14:00 - 15:00. Presenters will be required to remove their poster presentation by 17:00 on Wednesday 27 November.

Push pins or velcro will be provided on-site.


When does registration open?

Registration will open on 28 May 2024.


Will live streaming be available for the conference?

Live streaming is not available for CIC2024. Unfortunately the audio visual costs to facilitate remote participation are prohibitive to offer a high-quality service.  

Will sessions be recorded and available post-conference?

Sessions will not be recorded, however, presentation slides will be available for review by registered participants. Speakers can request their slides not be made publicly available by emailing


What food and beverage are provided?

  • Tuesday 26 November: morning coffee, AM nutrition break, lunch
  • Wednesday 27 November: morning coffee, AM nutrition break, lunch
  • Thursday 28 November: morning coffee, AM nutrition break, lunch

Is CIC 2024 accredited?

We will seek accreditation from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada for section 1 credits. Certificates will be issued upon request after completing the evaluation form following the conference.

Will Wi-Fi be available during the conference?

Free Wi-Fi will be provided. 


International delegates may require a visa to enter Canada. Visit Citizenship and Immigration Canada Opens in a new window for a list of countries for which visa restrictions apply and other pertinent information you may require to complete. The visa application can take several months. We will not issue formal letters of invitation for visa purposes.

Once your registration is paid, you will receive an electronic confirmation of your registration. We will confirm receipt of payment but this does not represent an invitation for visa purposes.

Didn’t find the answer to your question?

Contact us at or 613-725-3769, extension 126.







The Conference Collaborators appreciate the financial support from corporate sponsors. This financial support offsets core expenses in order to reduce the financial burden on conference participants to the greatest possible extent. Financial contributions do not entitle corporate sponsors to any involvement in the development of the scientific program.

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