Registration and Abstracts

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION OPENS IN FEBRUARY. Abstracts can be submitted from any computer with Internet access on- or off-campus. All abstracts for oral and poster presentations must be submitted online. Both oral and poster presentations will be judged by a panel of volunteer faculty members.

Abstract Submission Requirements (all submissions must include):

  1. Presentation Title
  2. Author(s)
  3. Research Type (Clinical, Basic Science, or Case Series*)
  4. Presentation Type (Oral or Poster**)
  5. Abstract (250 word limit):
    • Purpose/Introduction: Include the rationale for the study, research question and objectives of the study.
    • Methods/Materials: Include a brief description of the research design, techniques, models of inquiry and sources of data.
    • Results: Summarize quantitative/qualitative data or outcomes, including any results which are statistically significant.
    • Conclusions: Include a brief interpretation of the results and implications for your field of study.
  6. Research Area (selection of at least one research area that could be used to group your presentation into topic sessions)

* Presenters MUST be at their poster during the scoring session to be eligible for an award.
** Case reports are not eligible. Case series of 3 or more cases analyzed in a manner that tests a hypothesis are welcome.

Last modified: Oct 17, 2014