Submit an Abstract 2017

Abstract submission is now open. The deadline to submit an abstract has been extended to Monday, March 20 at 5pm. We will confirm submitted abstracts by email. Note that some student email addresses have not been receiving automated confirmations but the abstracts have been adding to our database.

Abstract submission is now open. The deadline to submit an abstract has been extended to Monday, March 20 at 5pm. We will confirm submitted abstracts by email. Note that some student email addresses have not been receiving automated confirmations but the abstracts have been adding to our database.

ABSTRACT INFORMATION:

Submit your abstract

  1. Deadline: March 20, 2017 by 5pm 
  2. Fill in the form below -- be sure to include status of first author (Undergrad, Grad or Postdoc/Resident). Staff wishing to submit a poster as first author should click the Postdoc/Resident category and include a note above the abstract body. High school students submitting a poster as first author should click the Undergraduate category.
  3. Cut and paste your abstract from a word processing file or type it in directly (2500 character limit; no special characters).

POSTER INFORMATION:

Poster boards are the standard size used by the Society for Neuroscience, approximately 3' h x 6' w.

POSTER COMPETITION:

Undergraduate, Graduate Student and Postdoctoral/Resident Researcher divisions are eligible for cash prizes for 1st - 3rd places.

Poster Judging Criteria:

Presenters will have 5 minutes to present their posters and should address the following in their presentations:

  1. Why was this study done? What is your primary hypothesis?
  2. What is the major conclusion and why is it significant to the field?
  3. What is the biggest weakness of the study?
  4. What was your role in the study?

Faculty and Postdoctoral Researchers willing to be poster judges should contact SFNChap@louisville.edu, using "poster judge" as subject line.

Thank you for your interest, and good luck!

First Author's Position