Category Submission: Abstracts may be submitted into one of the following categories:
Evolution and Epidemiology
Publication: Upon submission of an abstract, the author provides consent to publish the abstract in the Programme/Abstract Book, and posted on the ISIRV RSV website 1 month prior to the conference.
Co-Author Approval: Ensure that all co-authors approve of the abstract submission, publication, and potential presentation. Abstracts cannot be changed or withdrawn after 20th of July 2018.
Author Disclosure: All abstract authors are required to disclose any conflict of interest.
Changes to Abstract: You are able to edit your abstract until the submission deadline. After the submission deadline, only minor abstract changes (author or institution changes, disclosure, keyword or questionnaire updates) are allowed. The deadline for minor updates and all withdrawals is the 20th of July 2018. Any corrections, withdrawals and/or changes will not be accepted after this date.
Abstract Receipt Confirmation: You should receive email confirmation within two hours of submitting your abstract. If, after checking your spam folder, you have not received this confirmation then please contact Quad Logic technical support.
Abstract policy, deadlines, notifications, programming, general conference questions, contact RSV/ISIRV Conference secretariat.
Technical support questions related to problems with online abstract submission, contact Quad Logic.
Abstract Preparation: Abstracts must conform exactly to the instructions provided for electronic submission. Abstracts must be submitted in English and all presentations will be in English.
Layout Submission: Each abstract will need to include a title, background, methods, and conclusion.
Character Limit: A complete abstract submission will be a maximum of 2,750 characters. This includes the background, methods, tables, figures, results, conclusions and spaces. This does NOT include the authors and institutions.
File Attachment: File attachment is only for additional figures or tables with the content character count taken into consideration. This is not used to upload abstracts by pdf.