Abstract Submission

The Abstract submission is open.

Deadline: 31st August 2022
Please send your abstract as a PDF file to scientific@imk.ch.


- Abstract Guidelines | - Structure of Abstract | - Form of Presentation |
- Abstract Rating / Notification

Abstract Guidelines

  • The scientific committee highly encourages the submission of original scientific material
  • Can be submitted again: abstracts that have been presented at a foreign congress during the last year
  • Cannot be submitted again: abstracts that have been published in a journal and abstracts that have been submitted at an earlier congress of an involved society
  • Abstracts have to be submitted in English
  • At least one author has to be registered for the congress

Structure of the Abstract

If applicable, the abstract should consist of the following parts:

    1. Title
      • please do not use only capital letters
      • if your abstract contains a case report, please indicate in the title
    2. The content of the abstract
      (limited to 2500 characters including spaces) should consist of the following parts:
      • Aims
      • Methods
      • Results - Arithmetic characters are to be separated with spaces. Example: Permitted is the notation "p < 0.5", whereas "p<0.5" is not permitted
      • Conclusion
    3. Authors - please include all authors in the correct order
    4. Affiliations - please include the authors’complete affiliations by indicating the corresponding company/institutions, department, location and country
    5. References - should be indicated using the following format: author name, journal name, year of publication, volume, starting page, without manuscript title; e.g. (Smith AG. et al. J Fant 2002:79:567).
    6. Please note that figures, tables or graphs cannot be included.

Form of Presentation

All participants are highly encouraged to submit abstracts for Poster. 
All accepted abstracts will be displayed as Posters.

Abstract Rating

The abstracts will be reviewed and rated by the scientific committee.

Abstract Notification

Acceptance of the abstracts will be communicated to the corresponding / submitting author mid of September 2022.
Co-authors or presenters will not be notified and have to be informed by the corresponding/submitting author.