Opening Date of Abstract Submissions: December 1, 2017.

Abstract Submission Deadline: February 15, 2018!

Abstract submitters must register and pay their registration fees in order to submit an abstract.

STEP 1:
Register and pay your registration fees via the online registration form.

STEP 2:
Once you have successfully submitted and paid your registration, you will receive a link to the abstract submission page on your confirmation page and email. You may use this link at anytime.

STEP 3:
Complete the abstract submission form and click “Finish”. The submission is a 4-step process. The abstract confirmation email will provide a username and password, allowing you to access your submission and making modifications to it until February 15, 2018. Late-breaker abstract submitters will be able to make changes to their abstracts until March 15, 2018.


Abstracts can be submitted in the following categories:

Genetics & genomics 
Proteomics
Biomarkers & molecular signatures
Pathology & disease classification
Biobanking
Predisposition & risk factors
Stem cells & precursor lesions
Cell biology
In vitro & in vivo models
Tumour microenvironment
Immunology & immunotherapy
Novel therapeutics
Mechanisms of metastasis
Chemoresistance & recurrence
Surgical outcomes
Survivorship & psychosocial issues
Other

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

  • Authors are encouraged to submit only one abstract as presenting-author.
  • Delegates may choose at time of submission whether they wish their abstract to be considered for oral or poster presentation. Abstracts not selected for oral presentation by the reviewers will be considered for poster presentation.
  • Notifications of acceptance will be sent by the first week of April. Scheduling details and instructions for oral and poster presentations will be communicated soon after.
  • Abstracts must be submitted online.
  • Abstracts must be written in English.
  • Abstracts must not exceed 2000 characters (with spaces) in length plus 200 characters (with spaces) for the talk title.
  • The abstract must be submitted in final form. It will be published in the format it was submitted. The body of the abstract may be formatted by the submitter in the online submission form.
  • Abstracts should be concise and informative and include at least preliminary data. Those stating that results will be presented or discussed may be subject to rejection.
  • Non-standard abbreviations should be placed in parentheses after the full term the first time they appear.
  • The use of trade names and company identification is discouraged.
  • Submissions not conforming to the established guidelines may not be reviewed.