University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)

Abstract Submission Form

  • Deadline for abstract submission is Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 4 pm.
  • Presenting authors must register for the retreat.
  • ALL submitted abstracts will be accepted for poster presentation during the UPCI Scientific Retreat Poster Sessions (see Retreat Agenda). You will NOT receive a separate notification of acceptance.
  • 300 word maximum.
  • All abstracts must be submitted online using the form below.
  • Upload Word documents only. PDFs will NOT be accepted.
  • Each abstract may be submitted only once. Please be sure that all authors are aware of and consent to the submission.
  1. Abstract Submitter Information * All fields are required.
  2. First Name:
    Last Name:
    Email:
  3. Presenting Author Information
  4. First Name:
    Last Name:
    Position:
    Email:
    Cell Phone**:
    **Please provide a cell phone number or other number where you can be reached on June 22, 2017 in the event that you are a poster winner.
    Department:
    Laboratory Affiliation:
    (if applicable, e.g., Dr. John Smith's lab.)
    Institution:
  5. Abstract Category
  6. (select 'N/A' if not applicable)
    Note: Category selection will be reviewed by judges and is subject to change.
  7. Abstract Title, and Author Names and Affiliations
  8. Abstract Title:
    ALL Author Names and Affiliations (see example below*):

    Notes:
    List presenter's name first.

    Abstract title and ALL author names and affiliations must also be included in your uploaded abstract document, as instructed in Section V.
    *Example:
    Smith A (1), Roberts JB (2)
    1) University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA,
    2) Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

  9. Abstract

Please edit your abstracts carefully prior to submission as there will NOT be an opportunity to make modifications afterward. Maximum text is 300 words.

  • Upload Word documents only. PDFs will NOT be accepted.
  • No images, charts, or tables are allowed in the abstract.
  • In your uploaded document, provide the following information:
    • Abstract Title (required)
    • ALL Author Names and Affiliations (required)
      Example: Smith A (1), Roberts JB (2)
      1) University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, 2) Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    • Background, Methods, Results/Outcomes/Impact, Conclusions (as appropriate/applicable)

Upload Word file (No PDFs):