RSPH invites students and early career researchers around the world to submit abstracts for presentation or as a poster at our 2018 conference ‘What Is the Future of Water and Public Health?’.

All oral and poster presentations will take place on Thursday 13 December 2018 at The Edge, Endcliffe Village, The University of Sheffield.

The conference will feature a wide range of exciting presentations from keynote speakers, discussions, and numerous networking opportunities with experts, researchers, and up-and-coming leaders in the field of water and public health.

We welcome abstracts related to the field of water and public health including but not limited to:

  • Microbiology
  • Water chemistry and water treatment
  • Water system materials and engineering
  • Estate and facilities management
  • Risk assessment
  • Risk management and modelling

Students and investigators at early career stages are encouraged to submit one or more abstracts. Abstracts will be peer reviewed by a scientific committee and notification of successful abstracts will be via email by 1 September.


The deadline for submissions is 11pm on 31 May 2018.