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Echocardiography 2017: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Cardiac and Structural Disease

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The course directors welcome fellows and residents to submit abstracts for Echocardiography 2017: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Cardiac and Structural Disease.


Abstract Submission Guidelines

  1. All abstracts must be in the English language.
  2. Abstracts must be submitted online by October 31, 2017 in .doc or .docx format. The title of the file must include the presenter's name (e.g., smith-echo-abstract.docx).
    • PDF's of abstracts will NOT be accepted.
    • Faxed or paper copies of abstracts will NOT be accepted.
  3. The entire abstract must fit on only ONE page.
    • Paper Size: 8.5" x 11" (letter size)
    • Margins: 1" (top, bottom, left, and right)
    • Text/Paragraph Alignment: Left justify and single space
    • Font: 10 to 12 pt Times New Roman or Arial
    • Total number of words: 400 (not including the title and author information)
  4. The abstract should include:
    • Abstract title - all in uppercase letters.
    • Author(s) name(s) - with presenter's name underlined. Initials or first names must precede last name.
    • Author's institutional affiliations including city, state, and country
    • Four distinct headers - Objectives, Methods, Results, and Conclusions
  5. All abstract submissions are to include:
    • Presenter's first name, surname/last name, degree or profession
    • Complete mailing address - including city, state, country, and zip code
    • Telephone number
    • Facsimile number
    • Email address
    • Conflict of Interest (PDF)
  6. Each primary author may submit only ONE abstract for the course. If selected, the primary author must present the abstract at the event.
  7. The UNMC Center for Continuing Education will NOT edit abstracts for typing, spelling, or grammatical errors. Please carefully check all text for errors before submitting your abstract.