Abstract Submission Deadline: March 31, 2024


Notification of Abstract Acceptance/Rejection: by April 20, 2024


Full Paper Submission Deadline: June 30, 2024


Notification of Paper Acceptance/Rejection: by October 1, 2024


Proceedings Printing: until the conference date


Official languages: Croatian and English


Date of the International Scientific and Professional Conference: November 22, 2024, at Effectus University, both in-person and hybrid.

  • Physiotherapeutic Approaches in Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Robotics
  • Psychosocial Aspects and Multidisciplinary Approach in Palliative Care
  • Bioethics and Socio-Humanistic Aspects in Physiotherapy and Nursing
  • Evidence-Based Nursing
  • Professional Challenges in Nursing in Crisis and Post-Crisis Times
  • Healthcare Management
  • Contemporary Economic and Legal Aspects in Medicine



  • izv. prof. dr. sc. Robert Kopal, Effectus university of Applied Sciences, Croatia, Program Committee President
  • dr. sc. Željka Zavišić, Effectus University of Applied Sciences, Croatia
  • prof.dr. sc. Đuro Horvat, prof.struč.stud, Effectus university of Applied Sciences, Croatia
  • prof. dr. sc. Dragan Mirkov, Faculty of Sports and Physical Education, University of Belgrad, Serbia
  • prof. dr. sc. Osman Sinanović, Sarajevo Medical School, University of Sarajevo School of Science and Technology, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • prof. dr. sc. Hrvoje Jurić, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Philosophy, Croatia
  • prof. dr. sc. Livia Puljak, Universitas Studiorun Catholica Croatica, Croatia
  • prof. dr. sc. Željko Kaluđerović, University of Novi Sad, Department of Philosophy, Serbia
  • prof. dr. sc. Carlos de la Torre Domingo, Study of physiotherapy, University Alfonso X el Sabio, Spain
  • doc. dr. sc. Mile Marinčić, University of Applied Sciences Ivanić-Grad, Croatia
  • izv. prof. dr. sc. Tatjana Trošt Bobić, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • doc. dr. sc. Ivona Ljevak, Faculty of Health Studies, University of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • doc. dr. sc. Želimir Bertić, Croatian Public Health Institutes, Bjelovar-Bilogora County, Croatia
  • doc. dr. sc. Adriano Friganović, University Hospital Centre Zagreb, Croatia
  • Mirzo Selimić, University College “CEPS – Center for Business Studies”, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • dr. sc. Milan Počuča, Faculty of Law for Commerce and Judiciary, University Business Academy, Serbia
  • dr. sc. Nikola Abramovic, Faculty of Business Economics and Law of Bar, Crna Gora
  • Ljubo Runjić, prof. struč. stud., Šibenik University of Applied Sciences, Croatia
  • Vesna Jurin Bakotić, univ. spec. med. iur., Šibenik University of Applied Sciences, Croatia
  • Tatiana Staroń, University iz Akademie Nauk Stosowanych Collegium Balticum, Poland
  • Laura Thurnheer, Okanagan School of Business, Canada
  • Emiliano Gallaga, Universidad de Ciencias y Artes de Chiapas, Mexico
  • Elenica Pjero, University “Ismail Qemali’, Vlore, Albania
  • Samir S. Patel, Royal Thimphu College, Bhutan
  • Laura Ancona Lee, PhD., São Paulo, Brazil


  • doc. dr. sc. Ivana Rukavina, Organisation Committee President
  • prof. dr. sc. Đuro Horvat
  • doc. dr. sc. Mile Marinčić
  • Goran Bobić, prof. fiz. kult.
  • dr. sc. Mirjana Berković-Šubić
  • dr. sc. Jelena Uzelac
  • Alen Breček, mag. med. techn., pred.
  • Marina Kovač, dr. med.
  • Mark Tomaj, mag. physioth
  • Valentina Šipuš, dipl. kat., spec. soc. pol.
  • Ivana Krakan, mag. oec.
  • Ivana Radman Livaja, mag. oec.
  • Klara Dumbović, mag. oec.
  • Darija Korkut, mag. anlg.
  • Vesna Bušac
  • Ana Žepina Puzić
  • Andrea Vukša
  • Nevena Šimunić


  • prof. dr. sc. Osman Sinanović
  • prof. Hrvoje Jurić
  • prof. dr. sc. Željko Kaluđerović
  • prof. dr. sc. Đuro Horvat
  • izv. prof. dr. sc. Robert Kopal
  • izv. prof. dr. sc. Tatjana Trošt Bobić
  • doc. dr. sc. Ivana Rukavina
  • Ivona Ljevak
  • doc. dr. sc. Mile Marinčić
  • doc. dr. sc. Mirna Žulec
  • dr. sc. Jelena Uzelac
  • dr. sc. Sanja Gutić Martinčić
  • dr. sc. Biljana Stojaković
  • dr. sc. Valerije Vrček
  • Vesna Bušac,
  • Ana Žepina Puzić,
  • Andrea Vukša,





Basic instructions for paper submission:

  • Abstracts and papers must be submitted in the prescribed format exclusively via email to:
  • Abstracts and keywords must be written in both Croatian and English. The paper (including abstract, tables, figures, and bibliography) should be between 3,000 and 5,000 words and written in the third person singular.
  • All papers will undergo a review process.
  • Accepted papers will be published in the Proceedings.

Other important instructions for authors:

  • There is no need for chapter and page numbering in the paper.
  • The paper should be formatted on A4 paper – portrait orientation – with the following margins: left, right, top, bottom: 2.5 cm; text spacing should be 1.5, justified alignment, recommended font is Times New Roman, size 12.
  • Metric units used in the paper should be in accordance with the International System of Units (SI). Abbreviations used in the text should be fully spelled out the first time they are mentioned.
  • Abstracts should be in both Croatian and English, while final papers should be in either Croatian or English.


Please use the following template for formatting your papers.


Registration Fee:

Active Participation:

Regular payment by October 31, 2024 – registration fee per paper is 200.00 EUR

Early payment by October 15, 2024 – registration fee per paper is 150.00 EUR


Passive Participation:

The registration fee for passive participation is 70.00 EUR

Scoring of passive participation by the Croatian Chamber of Physiotherapists and the Croatian Chamber of Nurses will be announced later.


Payment Information:

Erste Bank Account: IBAN 5124020061100936306


Reference number: Tax identification number (OIB) of the payer

Payment description: First Name Last Name, conference participation fee


Confirmation of payment of the registration fee must be sent by November 4, 2024, to the email



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Conference date

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