Abstracts must be submitted via this website. Faxed or emailed abstracts will not be considered.
Abstracts may be submitted for oral or poster presentation
All abstracts must be submitted in English.
The presenting author is limited to submit 3 abstracts.
Abstracts containing previously presented data are eligible for submission. However inclusion of updated data is encouraged.
Multiple copies of the same abstract must not be submitted
The first author or a co-author is expected to attend the Congress and present the abstract. Only abstracts of presenting authors, who have paid their registration fee by 15th May 2017 will be included in the program.
Abstracts must be SUBMITTED before the deadline May 1st 2017, in order to be sent to review for inclusion in the Scientific Program.
Graphs and images may be uploaded in JPG, PNG and GIF format only. A maximum of 2 images and 2 tables are allowed to be submitted as part of each abstract.
The abstracts must be allocated to a specific topic for the Scientific Program. You will need to select the topic most suited to your abstract.
The following structure needs to be followed when submitting an abstract:
Once completing submission, a confirmation that the abstract has been submitted will be sent by e-mail, indicating the abstract number that has been allocated. Please refer to the abstract number in all correspondence regarding the abstract.
You can re-enter the submission link at any time to view and edit your abstract until the deadline of May 1st 2017. Submitted abstracts cannot be modified or corrected after the submission deadline.