Call for Papers


Abstracts of oral and poster presentations are accepted from all public health fields, including:

  • Non-communicable diseases and the risk factors
  • The emerging and re-emerging diseases
  • Maternal and child health
  • AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
  • Public health nutrition
  • Environmental and occupational health
  • Health equity
  • Universal health coverage
  • Public health policy

Click here for author’s guideline

Click here for abstract template

Click here for statement of ethics

Please refer to author’s guideline and abstract template in preparing your abstract. Please be ensured that you follow abstract template properly. Please sign and send statement of ethics as supplementary files for research involving human and animals. We use an open conference system therefore all abstracts should be submitted online through submission menu. Author must be registered first and create an account by filling up the registration form. Authors use this account to log in and access any information regarding their abstracts and status. Click here for submission.

  • Registration fees are payable through bank transfer.
  • Once the author has been registered, the account number and bank information will be informed automatically in their account.
  • Participants are required to contact their bank to make transfer through credit card.
  • Non-Indonesian participants should pay in USD.
  • Please send the scan of your proof of payment through the system by logging in to your account.
  • Please send any queries regarding registration and payment to or



All presenters of the conference are invited to publish their papers as supplement in one of these journals: BMC Public Health Journal (Scopus-Q1 Indexed), Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine (Scopus-Q4 Indexed), or Andalas Journal of Public Health/ JKMA (DOAJ Indexed) with additional charge. Authors may submit their paper through online submission by logging in to their account (from 29 March to 30 November 2018).

Click here for author presubmission checklist

Click here for article template

Click here for BMC article example

Please refer to author presubmission checklist, article template and BMC article example above in preparing your article. Please be ensured that you follow the template properly.The paper should be sent through author’s account together with ethical approvalletter (required for research involving human and animals), statement of original article, and manuscript submission form.

Click here for statement of originalarticle

Click here for manuscript submission form

Click here for tutorial upload revision of abstract

An invitation email will be sent to all authors to submit a paper related to their presentation in the conference once their abstracts have been accepted. The submitted papers should be reviewed by an independent scientific reviewer committee. The final decision whether the paper is accepted to be published in the targeted journal will be announced by the journal editors through conference organizer.  Paper publication fees should be paid once the paper has been accepted.

Paper publication fees:

  • IDR 13,000,000 (USD 866) for BMC Public Health journal
  • IDR   3,000,000 (USD 300) for Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine
  • IDR   2,000,000 (USD 200) for Andalas Journal of Public Health


Authors’ submission steps:

  • Registration by filling up the registration form
  • Authors receive username and password
  • Log in
  • Abstract submission
  • Decision email will be sent to authors
  • In case revision is required, authors need to re-submit the revised version of their abstracts
  • Final decision will be sent to authors
  • For accepted abstract, authors need to proceed to payment (payment menu) and information of Bank account will be provided automatically
  • Authors send the proof of payment by uploading the proofs
  • Authors should send their queries to or



  • Call for abstract: Extended to 15 August 2018
  • Abstract decision: 15 August 2018 - 20 August 2018
  • Registration: 29 March - 30 August 2018
  • Payment: 29 March - 30 August 2018
  • Pre-conference workshop: 2 October 2018
  • Main conference: 3-5 October 2018

Submissions for this conference were closed on 2018-09-07.