Symposium on Empowering Patient Education Invites Abstract Submissions


The Department of Nursing Science organises “Empowering Patient Education 15th Anniversary Symposium” on 13 December 2023. Abstract submissions are accepted until 30 August 2023.

The Empowering Patient Education 15th Anniversary Symposium offers interesting discussions in the field of patient education, health promotion and citizen empowerment on Wednesday, 13 December 2023 in Turku, Finland.

The event aims to foster collaboration and knowledge exchange in the topical themes of patient empowerment while celebrating the 15th anniversary of the annual Empowering Patient Education (EPE) course. Participation is free of charge.

“Join us at the Symposium in Turku, Finland to share your work, network with peers, and contribute to the advancement of knowledge in empowering patient education. We look forward to your valuable contributions!” says Doctoral Researcher Saija Inkeroinen.

Researchers and professionals from various disciplines are invited to submit abstracts for the upcoming event. The abstract submission deadline is 30 August 2023. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Citizen, professional and community empowerment
  • Patient education
  • Health promotion
  • Case management and care coordination
  • Health knowledge and information


For more information, please contact:

Doctoral Researcher Saija Inkeroinen 

Created 10.07.2023 | Updated 10.07.2023