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Use a short and concise title that indicates the content of the abstract. Capitalise the first letter of each word except prepositions, articles, and species names. Species names should be spelled out at first use.
Please note that for therapeutic agents, only generic names may be used (no trade names are permitted in abstract titles, or in the body of the abstract).
Authors’ names should be entered using initial(s) for the first and middle names followed by the full last name. All authors must be aware of and approve abstract submission in advance.

Abstract Body (Max 400 Words)

Italicise scientific names of organisms (example: Staphylococcus aureus).


State the problem under investigation or a hypothesis, if appropriate.


Explain the methods used, including appropriate statistical analyses used.


List the essential results obtained in summary form, with enough quantitative data to permit evaluation by reviewers. No figures or tables are allowed.


Summarise the findings. It is unacceptable to use statements such as “the results will be discussed”. No figures or tables are allowed.

NB Please check ALL spelling of co-authors’ names, of affiliations and of content, as the information you submit will not be edited.

Abstract Guidelines

Please submit on the website before 22.00 on Sunday, 24rd March 2024. Receipt of abstract will be acknowledged by e-mail.

A scientific committee will review all abstracts. Successful applicants will be notified by e-mail.

Abstracts and details of researcher(s) and affiliations will be included in the meeting proceedings on the IDSI website (exactly as submitted on this application).

Winners of Best Oral Presentation and of Best ePoster will be announced at Close of meeting on Friday 17th May.

If your abstract is approved as an ePoster you will need to upload your ePoster as a 1-page PDF-file in landscape orientation
  • Pixels: 7680 width x 4320 height (landscape orientation, 16:9)
  • In cm: 65.0 width x 36.5 height (landscape orientation, 16:9)
  • Font size: not smaller than 18
  • Max file size 2Mb

Download ePoster .pptx Template