Abstract Submission

Abstract submission is now open.

  • Abstracts can be submitted for symposia, or as oral as well as poster presentation.
  • Abstracts must be prepared in English.
  • Abstracts should be submitted online via the congress website.  
  • For symposia submission: When submitting a mantel abstract for a symposium, please note that the abstracts for  the different presentations within the symposium can not be submitted at the same time. Speakers will be asked separatly by email to submit their abstract text within one week once the mantel abstract has been submitted.
  • Symposia may be registered by a chairperson with specification of no more than four speakers within a symposium. Chairperson and speakers are not exempted from the registration fee.
  • For poster submissions: A maximum of 2 abstracts may be submitted by each author. If the author is not the presenter, a presenter must be added. A presenter is allowed to present up to 2 posters during the congress. However the presenter must pay registration fee for the congress.
  • Presenting authors whose abstracts are accepted for presentation must register for the congress and pay the required registration fee.
  • Please note that a maximum of 300 words are allowed.
  • A title that clearly indicates the nature of the investigation should be provided.
  • Abbreviations should be avoided in titles, but may be used in the text if they are defined at first usage.
  • The abstract should be as informative as possible:
    Objectives (indicate the purpose of the study or the hypothesis that was tested),
    Methods (include the setting for the study, the subjects, the diagnosis or intervention, and the type of statistical analysis. if references are needed, they should be given in the text).
    Results (present as clearly as possible the outcome of the study and statistical significance if appropriate) and
    Conclusions (briefly discuss the data and emphasize the significance of the results).
  • Please ensure that your abstract does not contain spelling, grammatical or scientific errors, as it will be reproduced exactly as submitted.
  • Abstract submission must be accompanied by a declaration of any potential conflict of interest for all authors since scientific sessions are intended to focus on educational content that is free from commercial influence or bias.
  • All accepted abstracts will be published in the online scientific program.  

Please follow carefully these instructions.

Abstracts not prepared correctly will not be considered for presentation.