POSTER AND ORAL PRESENTATIONS

The deadline for poster abstract submissions is February 19, 2017, at 10 pm.

The Institute for Rural Health Research invites you to share your work in our poster and oral presentation sessions. Authors may include their presentation preference (poster or oral). Assignments will be made by the reviewing committee.

Submissions in the following topical areas are encouraged:

  • Health Disparities
  • Sexual/Reproductive Health
  • Intimate Partner Violence/Social Justice
  • Cancer Care and Research, Cardiovascular Disease in Women, Auto-Immune Diseases

ABSTRACT GUIDELINES

  • Abstracts must present results of original research.
  • Limit abstracts to 2,000 characters.
  • List presenting author first.
  • Include the following subheadings: Purpose, Background, Methods, Results, Discussion/Conclusions.
  • Do not include tables/figures/references. Define all abbreviations the first time they appear in the abstract.
  • Proofread abstracts carefully.

POSTER INSTRUCTIONS

There will be a student division and a professional division. See chart below for details.

Student DivisionProfessional Division
Poster ContentResearch findings related to prevention, population health and/or rural healthResearch findings related to prevention, population health and/or rural health
Eligible PresentersGraduate/undergraduate studentsFaculty/Staff
Community Agencies
Post-doctoral Fellows
Abstract Format2000 character limit
Include: background, objectives, methods, results, conclusions, and 2-4 keywords
2000 character limit
Include background, objectives, methods, results, conclusions, and 2-4 keywords