4th Annual Biology Graduate Research Forum 2013Presented by the Graduate Students of the Department of Biology, Western University
Saturday, October 19, 2013
Submissions and Registration
STEP 1: Registration
- You may register by emailing an abstract to firstname.lastname@example.org (see Step 2)
- To register to attend the conference as a non-participant, please email email@example.com and indicate "BGRF Registration" in email subject heading. In this case, registration deadline is extended to Tuesday, October 1st, 2013.
STEP 2: Format abstract
Abstract submission deadline is Monday, September 9th, 2013.
- Abstracts must not exceed 250 word limit
- Abstracts may be submitted in Microsoft Word (.doc) or Adobe PDF (.pdf) formats.
- We suggest using Times New Roman, 12 pt font for your abstract and whenever possible, try to use the Symbol font in your RTF file for your Greek and Scientific symbols (alpha, beta, gamma, etc.) to ensure correct syntax when the Abstracts are printed
- Title should be bold, followed by author list
- Underline presenting author
- Please use plain language to ensure your abstract is accessible to those outside your specific field
STEP 3: Submit abstract
PLEASE NOTE: If you would like your abstract to be considered for an invited talk please indicate so in your abstract submission email
- Please submit your abstract via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Clearly state “BGRF Abstract” in the e-mail subject heading
- Questions regarding submission should be directed to email@example.com
Please note that by default, all submissions will be accepted as poster presentations by the Biology Graduate Research Forum organizational committee.
If your abstract has been chosen for an invited presentation, a notification email will be sent to the submitting author no later than September 30th, 2013
Poster guidelines are presented below:
- Posters should not be larger than 4’ x 4’
Presenters are expected to be present at their poster during the poster session