Call for Abstracts

Call for Late Breaking Poster Abstracts is now closed.

See Call for Late Breaking Poster Abstracts (pdf)

Call for Abstracts – Posters on New Research/Data

The 7th Conference on Recent Advances in the Prevention and Management of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity provides an excellent forum for authors to present their work in an interactive setting. We are inviting those with newly captured research to submit their abstract. Findings/data do not have to be fully available to submit an abstract, but should be completed by the time of the conference. Abstracts accepted for poster presentations will be exhibited in a designated area at the Westin Calgary for the duration of the conference.

Abstract Submission Guidelines

Abstracts must be submitted online. To submit Click here.
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The following information is required when submitting your abstract:

  1. Title of poster
  2. Author name(s) and affiliation(s), including suffixes. The name of the primary presenter should be listed first
  3. Contact Information of all presenters (street address, city, province/state, postal code, telephone number, fax number & email address)
  4. Summary (400 words or less), including the following, if applicable:
    • Background/rationale
    • Methods
    • Results
    • Conclusion
    • How this will impact patients
  5. Please indicate if you are a “trainee” (e.g., undergraduate, graduate, post-doctoral, intern, resident, fellow, etc.)
  6. General Information

    • The primary contact will receive an acknowledgment of receipt within 48 hours of successful submission. Please inform us if you do not receive acknowledgment.
    • Presenting authors must pay the registration fee to attend the conference.
    • For accepted presenters, the conference does not cover honoraria, accommodation, travel or other associated expenses.