Call for Abstracts

Abstract Submission  Now Closed

The PAHGC 2018  Scientific Committee invites the submission of abstracts to be presented as Oral and  Poster Presentations only. Abstracts will be reviewed, and accepted submissions will be published in the Conference proceedings. Submissions are accepted online.
Abstract submissions will be divided into separate categories, depending on the topic

Abstract Topics

  • Precision Medicine
  • Big Data in Human Genetics
  • Genomics of Multifactorial Disorders
  • Current Trends in Human Genetics (Genome Editing, Human Microbiome, Metabolomics)

Structure of the Abstract

The structure of the abstract should be as follows:

  • Background and Purpose
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Conclusions

Guidelines for Abstract Submission

A special criterion for accepting abstracts will be their topic as well as structure, content and degree of innovation.

  • Please note that a maximum of 300 words is permitted. The titles and the names of the authors are excluded from this number and have to be entered separately. Tables should not be included in the abstract body.
  • Methods section should include type of statistical analysis done if applicable to the study.
  • Statements like “Results will be discussed” are not acceptable and may lead to a rejection of the abstract

Structure of the Abstract
The structure of the abstract should be as follows:

  1. Background and Purpose
  2. Methods
  3. Results
  4. Conclusions

Author Agreement

By submitting the abstract, the author confirms and agrees to the following:

  1. All authors approve submitting this work for presentation.
  2. The authors have done the work reported in the abstract and take full responsibility for the content.
  3. The authors transfer all copyright ownership of the abstract to the PAHGC 2018.
  4. The authors agree to confine their presentation to information in the abstract.
  5. At least one author will be available to present the abstract if selected for the program.
  6. The author will immediately notify the PAHGC 2018 Scientific Committee if they are unable to make a presentation or if the presenting author must be changed.
  7. The authors guarantee that clinical studies and any animal tests have proceeded with the official permission from the proper authorities.
  8. All presenters will be responsible for their own registration fees, hotel and travel expenses. We regret that we cannot waive registration fees or cover expenses for any oral or poster presenters.