Call for Abstracts
Information for Potential ILADS Speakers and Poster Presenters
ILADS welcomes the submission of abstracts by persons interested in speaking or presenting a poster at an upcoming ILADS conference. Once submitted, ILADS’ Program Committee will evaluate the abstract based on evidenced-based medicine and research. All deadlines must be met in order to be considered. Our 2019 conference schedule includes the following:
2019 ILADS Annual Scientific Conference, October 31 - November 3, 2019, Westin Copley Place Hotel, Boston, MA. The conference theme is Chronic Disease = Chronic Infections? The deadline for submission of abstracts for presentations is May 30, 2019. The deadline for the submission of abstracts for poster presentations is May 30, 2019.
Beginning in 2019, all prospective speakers, including invited speakers, will be required to submit structured abstracts of their proposed presentations. Prospective poster presenters also are encouraged to submit structured abstracts. More information on the format of a structured abstract plus an example can be found here. Prospective speakers also will be required to submit 2-3 Learning Objectives.
Please have the following items ready before submitting your abstract. Items marked with an * are required.
- Abstract: Please use the structured abstract format and limit to 400 words. Diagrams may be included.*
- Learning Objectives*
- Short biography: Please limit to 100 words and include information on educational credentials, current title/position, and current work focus.*
- Head shot
- Download and complete Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships (RFR) form (for CME)*
- Download and complete Speaker Release Form*