1. Prepare abstract as a MICROSOFT WORD document. No PDF files will be accepted. Name your file in the following format: First Name_Last Name.doc (example: Marie_Curie.doc).
2. Abstract submissions should contain ALL of the following elements:
iv. Abstract Text
i. Title: Provide a brief title in Bold Italic font using Title Case*.
*Title Case: Capitalise the first word and all major words (nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs). Do not use capital letters for prepositions, articles, or conjunctions unless one is the first word.
ii. Author(s): Type first name, last name, and middle initial in Title Case. Bold the name of the presenting author. Do not use periods in degree abbreviations (example: use PhD, not Ph.D.)
iii. Affiliation(s): Type affiliation(s) in Title Case and include the following information: Institution and City. If multiple affiliations are to be indicated, list each on a separate line. Superscript numbers should be in numerical order preceding each affiliation without a space between the number and the first word. If an author has multiple affiliations, use superscript numbers after the last degree separated by commas with no spaces (example: John Doe, MD, PhD1,2).
iv. Abstracts: Strict limit of 250 words. Abstracts should be single-spaced in Arial 10 point font. Place special abbreviations in parentheses after the full word, the first time they appear.
Attach the abstract in Microsoft Word format only.