Conference Summary

Date: 26th Oct 2017 - 27th Oct 2017
Venue: Westminister, Central London, UK
Registration Fees Per Capita: One Day Attendance: £175 Medical Clinicians & Academics, £125 Non-Medical Clinicians & Academic Staff, £75 Students & Patients/Carers/Charities, £350 Members of Industry. First and Second Day Attendance: £245 Medical Clinicians & Academics Staff, £175 Non-Medical Clinicians & Academic Staff, £100 Students & Patients/Carers/Charities, £500 Members of Industry. Attendance of the ESPCH 2017 Annual Awards Ceremony and Conference Dinner: £60

Fourth Annual Conference and Awards Ceremony of the European Society For Person Centered Healthcare



All enquiries in relation to the adminstrative aspects of the conference can be made to Dr. Vivian Mounir:


Enquiries of an academic or clinical nature, and abstract submissions, can be made to Professor Andrew Miles:


Abstrats submission deadline 31 July 2017 



Theme of ESPCH4


ESPCH4 will be looking very clearly at the empirical research base for PCH as a superior for of practice above ‘care as usual’, also the associated  economics, and the implications of the advances in digital health and remoter monitoring. 



Annual Awards of the European Society For Person Centered Healthcare


The Society’s awards are intended to recognise various degrees of achievement and excellence in person-centered healthcare advocacy, scholarship, research, teaching and in the design, evaluation and measurement of PCH-driven clinical services.


The President will confer the Society’s medals and prizes at the formal Awards Ceremony on the evening of Thursday 26 October 2017, immediately prior to the Conference Dinner. 


The ESPCH annual award categories:

-ESPCH Presidential Medal, Vice Presidential Medal, Platinum Medal, Gold Medal, Silver Medal, Bronze Medal for the achievement and development of Person Centered Healthcare

-ESPCH Essay Prize for published literature contributing to the understanding and advancement of person-centered healthcare.

-ESPCH Young Teacher Prize for excellence in the teaching of Person-Centered Healthcare

-ESPCH Young Researcher Prize for excellence in person-centered healthcare research


Award Nominations deadline 31st July 2017. All enquiries in relation to 2017 ESPCH Awards Nomination can be made to Dr. Vivian Mounir: 


About the European Society for Person Centered Healthcare (ESPCH)

The ESPCH is a professional membership body of multidisciplinary clinicians, academics, expert patients, patient advocacy groups, policymakers and economists, founded in January 2014. The Society exists to promote the continuing integration of medicine’s inherent humanism with its ongoing biomedical and technological advance within our modern era of chronic long term co and multi-morbid, socially complex illness. In doing so the Society places itself directly at the service of medicine, the clinical professions, patients and the public.



Who should attend?

Clinical and academic medical staff of all specialties and grades of seniority, Deans and Associate/Assistant Deans of Undergraduate Medical Education and Postgraduate Medical Training, Specialist Nurses and Nurse Educators at Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels, clinical psychologists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, social work professionals, academics in the philosophy of science and medicine, health policy academics, government policymakers, members of the pharmaceutical and healthcare technology industry, chief executive officers and medical directors of patient advocacy organisations and charities.