Abstracts

Submission of abstracts for poster presentations is now open and will close on 31st March.

Abstracts will be considered if they are applicable to the title of the meeting and the related context of gut health.

All abstracts accepted for the symposium will be included in the book published by CABI based on the symposium.

The abstract submission process is an entirely online process, you will need to produce a word document of your abstract to upload and enter a short (no more 500 characters) plain text summary of your poster.

Abstract format

Abstracts should contain original material that has not been published before in any English publication

Abstract Title – max 150 characters (approx 25 words)

Abstract Text – max 3000 characters, which is approximately 250 words

It is recommended that the following headings are used when submitting abstracts:

  • Introduction and Aims
  • Aims and Objectives
  • Material and Methods
  • Results
  • Conclusion(s)

Please begin each new section with the above headings and type them in initial capital letters e.g. “Introduction and Aims”

All abbreviations used must be described fully in the text once.

The submission process

Click here then you will need to

  • Create an account with your personal details
  • Click on “Submit abstract”.
  • Click on “Create new poster”
  • Enter the abstract title and click on “Update” – the exclamation mark on the tab will change to a tick.
  • Click on “Abstract” – enter a short (no more 500 characters) plain text summary of your poster and click on “Update” – the exclamation mark on the tab will change to a tick.
  • Click on “Attachments” to upload the full abstract – the exclamation mark on the tab will change to a tick.
  • Click on “Disclosure” – the default for this is “No significant relationships” – and click on “Update” – the exclamation mark on the tab will change to a tick.
  • Click on the “Submit” tab. If all the exclamation marks on the tabs have changed to green ticks then you can click on “Submit abstract”