International Institute for Qualitative Methodology

Qualitative Health Research Conference

 24th Annual Qualitative Health Research (QHR) Conference

Halifax, NS, Canada

This event is now over. We appreciate everyone who joined us in the beautiful city of Halifax for this year's conference. 

Mark your calendars and book time off early so you can join us in Vancouver, BC, Canada from October 25- 29, 2019 for QHR 2019!


QHR is a three day annual conference focusing on qualitative research in health disciplines and is held in various Canadian cities every October.

Conference Features:

  • Oral, Poster, and Alternative Scientific Presentations
  • Interactive Discussion Sessions
  • Evening Networking and Graduate Student Events
  • Pre-Conference Workshops (two days)
  • All presented abstracts to be published in the International Journal of Qualitative Methods (IJQM)

Previous Conference Locations:

  • 2017 - Quebec City, QC, Canada 
  • 2016 - Kelowna, BC, Canada
  • 2015 - Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • 2014 - Victoria, BC, Canada
  • 2013 - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • 2012 - Montreal, Quebec, Canada