Abstract Preparation

    • Abstracts previously presented at UI COM Research Day are not eligible to be submitted.
    • Abstracts presented at other meetings are eligible to be submitted.

Categories:

    • Clinical Case Report
    • Public Health, Humanities, & Ethics
    • Research & Innovation

Format:

    • Abstracts should be no longer than 400 words
    • Title should be brief and clearly state content
    • Presenting author must list name first
    • List name and title only (e.g., M3, MD, and MBBS) for each author
    • Student and Resident authors must also list a faculty co-author

The body of the abstract should be organized as follows:

For all abstracts (excluding Clinical Case Reports), this format is recommended but not required:

        • Background
        • Methods
        • Results
        • Discussion
        • Conclusion

For some great tips from the American College of Physicians (ACP) for research abstracts, please check here.

For Clinical Case Reports:

        • Introduction
        • Clinical Case Summary
        • Discussion
        • Conclusion

And for some valuable tips from the ACP about clinical case report abstracts, please click here.

NOTE: Diagrams, tables, and/or references should not be included in the abstract

Style:

Write for clarity and directness. Avoid the use of medical jargon. Please proofread your abstract carefully.

*The deadline for receipt of all electronic abstracts is Monday, February 22, 2021 at 11:30 p.m. CSTAbstracts WILL NOT be accepted after this date.

The abstract submission period is between January 18 and February 22, 2021.

CME Credit

Physicians will receive 1 CME credit for each keynote address they attend.