Call for Abstracts

Seventh Annual Research Symposium and Poster Session

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
University of Chicago
Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery

The Center for Chronic Disease Research and Policy is accepting abstracts for its Seventh Annual Research Symposium.
All investigators are invited to submit abstracts on topics pertaining to chronic diseases and health care policy.
Posters will be on display throughout the symposium with a dedicated “Meet the Authors” session in the afternoon.

Abstracts will be accepted through October 11, 2019 at 5:00 pm CDT.
Abstracts submitted to research conferences over the last year are welcome, as well as works in progress.
First authors will receive a decision notification via email on or before October 17, 2019.
Authors may submit more than one abstract.

Guidelines for abstract
Provide a title (50 words or less), author list and affiliations, and an unreferenced abstract (250 words or less) in a single document
Email to Mary King:
Subject line: Symposium Poster 2019
Abstracts must include the following sections:
Objectives, Methods, Results, Conclusions / Implications

Guidelines for posters
Posters should be 48”W x 36”H maximum.
Posters should be placed on display in the morning during registration.
Posters should be removed by authors at the end of the symposium.
Any posters left after 4 pm will be discarded.


Symposium 2019