Call for Abstracts for 2021 

  1. Now Open
  2. Close 30 April 2021
  3. Please read instructions below
  4. Check presenter's awards eligibility criteria and indicate online during submission of abstract if you are eligible
  5. Submit abstract via submission portal which will go live later this year


For ACNN National Conference Only: prior to submission of your oral or poster abstract please read these guidelines:

Oral and Poster Presentation Submission Guidelines

Abstracts MUST comprise the following elements:

  1. Title: The abstract title should be in Sentence case i.e. first letter capitalised: Not All Capitals

  2. Authors: Authors' names should be supplied in the surname-first format with first name initial only and should be in Sentence case i.e. first letter capitalised: Not All Capitals. Institutional affiliations should be indicated with superscript numbers following the author name. Please underline the presenting author.

  3. Affiliation: All affiliations should contain institution, city and country.

           Example: New, K1,2 & Ng, L2

           1 Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital, Brisbane, Australia; 2The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

       4. Abstract text:

          i. Only abstracts submitted in English will be reviewed. Abstracts should be checked for spelling and grammar before

          ii. Abstracts will only be accepted on the official template 

         iii.The body of the abstract must not exceed 250 words.

         iv. Abstracts must not use printing enhancements such as different fonts, underlining, italics (except for foreign words
            or scientific names where necessary)

  1. Pictures/diagrams/figures: Abstracts cannot include pictures/diagrams/figures.

    If you need assistance with writing or submitting your abstract please contact Dr Linda Ng at

    Submit an abstract

    Abstracts are to be submitted via the abstract portal.

    Please complete your abstract in the template provided above and then copy and paste into the portal. 

    Updated 3 November  2020