Conference attendees wishing to present the findings of their research at the conference MUST submit for review, an abstract, describing their research and findings.

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Abstract Content

Abstract Format

All abstract submissions are reviewed according to the criteria outlined below. The abstract should be informative and contain the following in specific order:

  • A short, descriptive title followed by the list of names of all authors
  • A statement of the hypothesis or proposition (Introduction, Background or Specific Aim)
  • A synopsis of the content, or statement of the methods, whichever is pertinent (Materials and Methods)
  • A summary of the results obtained, if applicable
  • A general statement of conclusion, if possible
  • Discussion/Summary, such as a brief statement of what impact the presentation or research findings will have on the sciences and/or humanity
  • A maximum of 250 words in length; abstracts should not be written in the first person
  • Acknowledgements to respective schools, programs, departments, mentors, labs, etc.
  • The abstract must be written in complete sentences, and abbreviations should be avoided
  • The abstract should present to the reader a comprehensive idea of the study
  • Typically, images and references are not included in abstracts
  • Submit the abstract using the Presentation Guidelines Document
  • Use the sample abstract as a guide.

Submission Deadline

  • September 21, 2019