CALL FOR ABSTRACT
You are invited to submit abstracts for the 3rd Emirates Pediatric Endocrine Conference to be held in Intercontinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates on June 4-5, 2020.
Depending on the number of submitted abstracts and their quality, the abstracts will be selected.
Abstracts submissions are accepted until the April 16, 2020 18:00 (GMT +4). Any abstract received after the deadline will not be accepted. Upon completion of evaluation, an ‘Accepted’ or ‘Rejected’ message will be sent to authors by email, approximately 14 days after the deadline for submission.
A disclosure form identifying commercial relationships for all co-authors must be completed by the submitting author, if their abstract has been accepted for publication. The submitting author signs and verifies disclosure on behalf of all co-authors. Disclosure information for accepted abstracts will be made available to the meeting attendees.
The submitting author must verify that all co-authors have read and approved the submission of the abstract.
ACCEPTANCE & REJECTION
Upon completion of the evaluation of submitted abstracts, an ‘Accepted’ or ‘Rejected’ email will be sent to authors. Upon acceptance of an author’s submission, the following instructions below are applicable:
- The presenting author of the presentation should confirm their attendance upon receiving the acceptance email within one week.
- The availability of any sort of grant for registration, travel and/or accommodation will be mentioned in the acceptance email, without any guarantees at the abstract submission stage.
- Accepted authors will receive one complimentary registration pass that will be conducted by the PCO and sent up to 10 days prior to the congress
- Authors who confirm presence will receive a free communication code based on their category of submission 1 week before the conference.
SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT
- All submitted abstracts must be in English
- The content of the abstract is solely the responsibility of the author. The original abstract is reprinted exactly as provided. During submission, it must clearly indicate the name of the presenting author, who will be considered the contact person for all correspondence connected with the submitted abstract.
- All submitted abstracts need to have the names and surnames of all co-authors, along with their positions in their affiliated institutions.
- Abstract submissions need to be limited to 300 words.
- An abstract must have a short, specific title (no abbreviations) that clearly indicates the nature of the investigation. It is encouraged that the title is set so as to attract the audience and to hint to the conclusion of the investigation.
A well-written abstract typically has the following identified sections:
- Background/objectives: a brief introduction, which states the problem that you are addressing as well as some background information on the issue. The introduction of the abstract should include a very brief background 1-2 statements followed by the objectives of the investigation.
- Design and methods: the methodologies, number of test subjects and scientific approach used to conduct the research.
- Results: it is expected that authors present data that support their conclusion. Tables and graphs should include explanatory captions.
- Conclusions: further areas of research and overall conclusion of the research
Citation: a reference list and acknowledgements, if applicable
POSTER PRESENTATION GUIDELINES
- The poster display board dimensions will be 91 CM wide x 151 CM length. All posters need to be constraint to that size and not more.
- Poster authors should use the poster code in that email to find their space at the poster area during the conference. Poster authors need to place the title, author(s), institution if applicable and country at the header of the poster presentation
- The poster thickness of paper advised is 120 to 150 gsm
- The boards are made out of cork and posters will be pinned or applied using double-sided taped
- Presenting authors should mount their poster in the allocated poster display area before the conference lectures initiate, during registration time in the early morning
- Posters should be left on display during the conference until end of the conference
- Authors should be available near their posters particularly during allotted timings that will be stated in the acceptance email.