Call for Abstracts
We are now accepting abstracts for the 2017 Great Plains Emerging Infectious Diseases Conference. Oral and poster presentation research abstract submissions are now due by Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 5:00pm. You may submit up to two research abstracts, the first using the registration form and the second by email. There are a limited number of spots available for those interested in providing a 15-minute oral presentation. Abstracts submitted for oral presentations that are not selected for a talk will automatically be considered for the poster session. Authors will be notified of the review committee’s decision by Tuesday, March 28th.
Monetary awards will be conferred upon the top three student presentations (oral or poster).
Please do not submit an abstract if your attendance is questionable. Confirmation of participation must be received no later than March 28th.
Abstracts must not exceed 250 words in length.
Information for Presenters
Presenters are responsible for their own expenses related to the conference, including the cost of poster printing.
Oral presentations will be 15 minutes in length and will be followed by 5 minutes of questions from the audience.
Poster display board dimensions are approximately 45 inches tall by 57 inches wide, and boards do not allow for tacking outside of the display area.