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Key Dates: 

Thursday 1 February       

  Call for abstracts opens

Friday 13 April     

  Call for abstracts closes

Monday 30 April    

  Notification of abstracts

Friday 11 May      

  Deadline for abstract presenters to accept

Thursday 12 July

  Deadline for presenters to register

**The abstracts of all unregistered presenters will be removed from the program after this date**

    Prior to submission of your oral or poster abstract please read these guidelines:

    In addition, 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 template provided 

             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.

    Submissions via online portal only


    Please see attached 2018-PRESENTER-AWARDS.pdf (301.1 KB)

    If you would like to be considered for an award, please indicate online during submission of abstract.

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

      Updated 16 May 2018