The deadline for abstract submission is April 15, 2019. Thereafter, abstracts will be reviewed by the scientific committee. Authors will be notified of the acceptance/rejection of their abstract(s) beginning of May 2019.
Abstracts must be submitted electronically; the preferred type of presentation can be selected during the submission process.
Please note the following important points:
Your submission should be written in English.
Your abstract should not contain more than 5200 letters (including spaces).
You can upload up to 3 figures/images to your abstract.
You can add up to 4 keywords to your abstract.
Please note the outline in:
Introduction (indicate the purpose of the study or hypothesis that was tested)
Methods (include the setting for the study, the subjects, 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)
Discussion (briefly discuss the data and emphasize the significance of the results)
Literature (all sources and used literature)
Each abstract must include an email address for a nominated author, for reader queries (Step 1 of the submission process) amd the source of study (minimum: town/city and country).
Please do not use bullet points, asterisks, or any non-standard characters if possible – they have a tendency to corrupt or convert into question marks/ square boxes, etc. which then require to be deleted.
Underlining/Italic Type Underlining or italic type may be used to stress words or phrases. Latin names should be underlined or set in italics if possible.
Capitals Use capitals for proper names, titles, geographical names, trade names.
Abbreviations Abbreviations not in common use should be spelled out in full the first time they occur in a typescript, followed by the abbreviation in brackets.
Examples: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).
Short names (of countries, institutions, honours) and well-known acronyms are abbreviated without full stops and without a space between the letters.
Examples: USA, UK, PM (Prime Minister), ESR, WBC, FRS, BA
Decimals 6.9 (point on line), 0.78 (not 78), 20 g (not 20.0 g); one-half, three-quarters (in text only)
All selected abstracts will be available in a pdf that can be downloaded from the meetings homepage.
The contact information defined on the abstract form must be that of the presenting author, all correspondence will be sent to the presenting author.
Conference registration by at least one author is essential.