Abstract Information

000Oral Presentation

Share results from an ongoing or completed research project, describe a new community program, examine a service or policy, present an approach to education or outreach, or discuss a research proposal.

Oral presentations may be:

  • Standard Format (10 minutes to present, 5 minutes for Q&A) or
  • Rapid Fire Results (5 minutes to present, 10 minutes for Q&A).

A computer with a projector will be available in each room. Presenters wishing to use slides should bring their power point (.pptx) on a memory stick. Details will be provided in the abstract acceptance letter.

 

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Poster Presentation

Share results from an ongoing or completed research project, describe a new community program, examine a service or policy, present an approach to education or outreach, or discuss a research proposal. Posters will be presented during a dedicated poster and networking session at the conference. This is an opportunity to provide a visual synthesis of your work. Posters may be sized to maximum dimensions of 34-inch (width) x 46-inch (height) in portrait orientation.

Suggestions or content that does not fit neatly into any of the above options must be discussed in advance with the Scientific Committee co-chair, Ashlee Cunsolo (ashlee.cunsolo@mun.ca) and will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

 


001Incomplete abstracts or those submitted after the deadline will not be considered. Only abstracts submitted by email will be eligible.

Deadline: All abstracts must be written in English and submitted by email no later than December 1, 2018.

Send to: labradorresearchforum@gmail.com

Notification: Early January, 2019

Call for Abstracts Poster

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To assess eligibility and be included in the Conference Proceedings, please bear in mind the following:

  • Abstracts are limited to one page (300 words max.) not including title, author names and affiliations, keywords, or format;
  • The name of the presenting author should be asterisked (*). The presenting author must register for the conference;
  • All co-authors and primary affiliations should be listed;
  • References, graphs, or illustrations may NOT be submitted as part of the abstract;
  • Abstracts must be submitted in a Word document (.doc or .docx)and structured using the subheadings noted below;
  • Authors may state a preferred presentation format, but these cannot be guaranteed;
  • The scientific committee may offer a poster presentation in lieu of an oral presentation;
  • Authors must disclose any conflicts of interest in the abstract;
  • Submitting authors must accept responsibility for the content of the abstract;
  • Please carefully proof read and confirm co-authorship prior to submission.

 

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ORAL and POSTER Presentations Structure (300 words maximum)

  • Title
  • Author(s)
  • Contact information (email, phone number, Twitter handle)
  • Presentation format preference (oral – standard format, oral – rapid fire, or poster)
  • Introduction/Background
  • Methods (if applicable)
  • Results (if applicable)
  • Discussion & Outcomes

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