Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts: CLOSED


We look forward to receiving your scientific contributions on one of the following topics:

- Rheumatology
- Gastroenterology
- Dermatology
- Transplantation
- Clinical immunology
- Basic immunology
- Inflammation
- Immunodeficiencies
- Neuroimmunology

Abstracts are considered for oral presentation only. Those abstracts not selected for oral presentation, will be accepted for short speed data presentation.

There will be no poster presentations. 

All accepted abstracts for oral and speed data presentatiion will be published in the Program & Abstract Book and will be made available online.

A number of educational and travel grants will be awarded to the best abstract submissions by fellows in training and PhD students.


Submission Guidelines:

Abstracts must be submitted as a MS Word file via the online submission form (see below). You can submit several abstracts at the same time:
click on the link below to start
fill out your personal data and go through the submission procedure
Your abstract(s) is/are only uploaded successfully when you receive an automatic reply confirming your submission(s).
IMPORTANT: The uploaded Word file(s) must contain Title, authors & affiliations and the actual abstract.
The deadline for submitting an abstract is extended until 10 June 2015.


Please read the author instructions carefully before submitting your abstract(s).

Instructions for authors:

- Abstracts must be written in English not exceeding 350 words, and must be submitted as a Word file (xxx.doc) via
   the online submission form. The word count includes the title, authors and affiliations.

- Use font Arial 10 characters per inch (font size 10)

- Use single spacing and type the text unjustified without hyphenating words at line breaks. Use hard returns only to
  end headings and paragraphs, not to rearrange lines.

- TYPE TITLE IN CAPITAL LETTERS in bold with no full stop at the end

- Type family name first followed by the initials of the first name of the authors (Rubens P.P., Van Eyck J. etc.)

- Type affiliation underneath the authors:
   Institution, Dept., City, Country (do not mention street addresses, PO boxes or zip codes). When there are multiple
   affiliations number them as follows and us the semi-colon between the multiple affiliations:

   ¹Dept. A, Hospital A, City, Country; ²Dept. B, Hospital B, City, Country; ³Dept. C, Hospital C, City, Country

- Ideally, your abstract is structured as follows:
  Introduction and/or Aim / Patients and Methods / Results / Discussion and/or Conclusion. In structured abstracts,
  paragraph headings should be typed in bold followed by a colon and by regular text. Do not use the heading

      o   Introduction/Aim: Followed by regular text.
      o   Materials and Methods: Followed by regular text.
      o   Results: Followed by regular text.
      o   Discussion: Followed by regular text.
      o   Conclusions: Followed by regular text.The use of References is discouraged and must be limited to max 3

- When you list references use superscript numbers in both the text and the reference list.