Call for Abstracts is now open and will close on March 30, 2018. Once you sign up (or sign in) through the Fluid Review portal at https://umdf.fluidreview.com, click on the Create New Proposal button and select Abstract Poster Competition. Follow the instructions to submit. Please direct all abstract submission inquiries to email@example.com.
All submissions will be peer-reviewed by the Abstract Review Committee. The committee will review submissions and decide the form of presentation (oral vs. poster). UPDATE: All presenters will be notified by April 23, 2018. Oral presentations will be limited to 10 minutes, with an additional 5 minutes for questions and answers.
All accepted abstracts will be presented in the course syllabus book that will be distributed to conference attendees, and potentially printed post-conference in an issue of the journal Mitochondrion.
Instructions for abstract submissions (this is also available on the fluidreview portal):
Body of Abstract should fall between 300-500 words and include all elements within the
attachment – presenter, author(s), affiliations, abstract title, and abstract body. Please use
the following format in the preparation of your abstract document
prior to attaching it below (use Arial font, 11 point):
Abstract #: 2017 PA-0262 (this is automatically assigned)
Presenter: Senyene E. Hunter
Authors: Senyene E. Hunter1, Bennett Van Houten2, Joel Meyer1(numbers are super script please)
Institution: 1Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham, NC
27708, 2University of Pittsburgh, Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, Hillman
Cancer Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-1863.
Title: Double Strand Break Repair in Human Mitochondrial Extracts
Body of Abstract: xxxxx, xxxxxxx, xxxxxxx.
Instructions for posters — if selected for poster presentation, the poster dimensions should fall between 3 to 3.5 feet high by 3.5 to 4 feet wide.
Cash Awards of $125, $250, $500 and $1,000 will be given to the top four posters, courtesy of the Mitochondria Research Society (MRS) and Mitochondrial Medicine Society (MMS).