Submission Guidelines and Presentation Agreement

Abstract Submission Guideline

  • All abstracts should be submitted online to the conference website at http://eliminateNTD.org.ng/conference
  • The abstract submission deadline is 20th May, 2019.
  • The Abstract should be between 200-300 words. This limit does not include the abstract title as a Microsoft Word file.
  • The Abstract should summarize the work done in such a way that it can be understood by any interested reader and not only experts in that study/field/subject. It should include the following sections:
    • Introduction/Background – the context and problem investigated/purpose of the study
    • Methods – how the study was performed, and statistical tests used
    • Results – the main findings
    • Conclusions – brief summary and potential implications
  • As a general guide, the TITLE should be concise and informative, should include initials and name(s) of the authors, full postal address(es) of the institutional affiliations. An example is illustrated below:
    Title: Assessment of Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice on Schistosomiasis control by communities of Oyan dam settlement, Abeokuta, Nigeria
    Akinola Oluwole1, Cynthia Ejike1, Olaitan Olumide1, Simon Odemene2, Hammed O. Mogaji3, and Uwem Ekpo1
    Dept of Pure and Applied Zoology, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, 110001, Nigeria; 2 Dept of Biological, Osun state University, Ede, Osun State, Nigeria; 3 Dept of Animal and Environmental Biology, Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Nigeria.
  • Abstract acceptance notices will be issued by 30th May, 2019.

Poster Dimension:

You will be provided a space approximately 4 feet high x 4 feet wide (121 cm x 121 cm) for your poster.

Oral Presentations:

All oral presentations are expected to last 10 minutes, followed by a brief 5-minute session of questions/feedback from the audience. Specific program details including date of your presentation and focus theme area will be circulated in due course.