The European Society for Prevention Research (EUSPR) promotes the development of prevention science, and its application to practice so as to promote human health and well-being through high quality research, evidence based interventions, policies and practices.

13th EUSPR Conference update: abstract submission extended

The deadline for abstract submission for the 13th EUSPR Conference has been extended until June 15th, 2022.

Abstract proposals for poster or oral poster presentations may be submitted through the Ex Ordo platform ( All proposals will be peer reviewed and the scientific committee may suggest changes.

The 13th EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting will take place in Tallinn, Estonia on 28th-30th September 2022, with workshops scheduled for the 28th September.

Our theme this year is ‘Prevention – Between Ethics and Effectiveness’ and our keynotes and special sessions, in a hybrid format, will focus on discussing the challenges of being both effective and ethical in prevention. Different aspects of ethical prevention will be explored, such as if prevention or doing prevention is always ethical, what is prevention allowed to do, how ethical aspects can affect the strategic communication about interventions, and what can science learn from practice about interventions.

We invite you to prepare and submit abstracts on the conference theme, but also welcome submissions on all prevention science related topics, including discussion papers, and theoretical and methodological developments in the following formats: