Abstract Submission Details and Deadlines

The Individualizing Medicine Conference Poster Session September 12th, 5:15 – 7:15 p.m.
Supported by the Satter Foundation

Call for Conference Poster Abstracts

The poster session reception is an integral part of our Individualizing Medicine Conference. The review committee is looking for the best and brightest research and innovation in precision medicine. Key to this year’s poster session will be innovative use of research, and also the application of that research into practice.

Submissions are encouraged on the following topics related to personalized or precision medicine, but are not limited to: .

  • Bioethics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Cancer genomics
  • Cost-effectiveness & outcomes
  • Epigenomics
  • Genomic education
  • Genomic information in the electronic medical record
  • Genomic lab testing
  • Microbiome
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Rare & undiagnosed disorders
  • Targeted therapy

General Conference Abstract Submission Deadline: June 18th, 2018

Accepted abstracts will be notified the week of July 16th, 2018

Poster Abstract Submissions Rules and Guidelines

Rules and Guidelines

  • Material for the poster should be unpublished and original.
  • In order to participate in the conference, authors must register, and cover the costs of hotel and travel.
  • Posters will not be displayed if an author is not present.
  • Velcro will be provided to secure posters on the display board.
  • If accepted, posters must fit within a space that is 8 feet wide and 4 feet high. Do not exceed these dimensions.
  • Poster space is assigned and a space number will be provided to each author at conference check-in/registration, September 12th.
  • Poster space is assigned and a space number will be provided to each author at conference check-in/registration, September 12th.
  • The IM Conference uses Abstract Scorecard, a digital collection software that is secure and easy to use. Authors log in, review submission criteria and then submit their abstract.

Brandt Family Scholarship Opportunity: Abstract And Concurrent Session Information

Early Career Investigators In Precision Medicine Scholarship Program
Supported By The Brandt Family Scholars Fund

To encourage and support early career investigators, this year’s conference will include a concurrent session designed to showcase up to five investigators. Selected investigators will be eligible for a travel scholarship. To qualify for this opportunity, early career investigators must meet the following criteria.

To apply, please email your letter of interest to imconference@mayo.edu and submit the abstract online through the Abstract Scorecard.


Awardees of the Early Career Investigators in Precision Medicine Scholarship Program will be provided:

  • Complimentary IM 2018 Conference registration
  • Presentation during the Early Career Investigators in Precision Medicine Concurrent Session
  • Limited travel support (as allowed)
  • Attendance and recognition at the Brandt Family Scholarship Luncheon
  • Scholarship Program Poster Award
  • Challenging case or research-based poster presentation with Brandt Family Scholar award designation

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Contact For more information about Individualizing Medicine 2018:
Advancing Care Through Genomics, contact: Caer Rohrer Vitek - Phone: 507-284-1499 - Email: imconference@mayo.edu

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