Registration and Abstract Submission


  • Titles should include authors and affiliations. Submission of an abstract constitutes a commitment to and awareness by the author(s) for the studies described within the abstract.
  • Prepare abstracts with section headings as ObjectivesMethods/Results, and Conclusions

  • Do not include references in abstracts. 

  • Include actual data in the form of numbers rather than graphs. 

  • Include grant support, including grant source and identifying number, at the end of abstract. 

  • The body of the abstract must not exceed 3000 characters.

  • Abstracts will be graded, and grading will determine selection of abstracts for podium presentations during scientific sessions.

  • Posters should be no more than 36 inches in height, 54 inches in width.

Poster Preparation Instructions

  • Posters should be displayed in the Biomedical Pharmaceutical Complex Building (BPCB) on May 18th, 2017 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

  • Pushpins will be provided for poster displays. 

  • You will be assigned an abstract/poster number that will indicate location of posters. You will be sent an e-mail with instructions including times to be at your poster for presentation. 

  • Posters should focus on hypothesis, methods, and results/conclusions. Please include reference to grant support (agency/identification number) for funded research.

  See 2015 Poster Session awards