Poster Submission

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Holiday Inn Executive Center • Columbia, MO
August 18-19, 2017

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The Interdisciplinary Center on Aging, sponsor of the 27th Annual Caring for the Frail Elderly Conference Poster Session, invites submissions for the poster session and reception to be held at 4:30 pm, Friday, August 18, 2017.

  • Deadline Extended: Abstracts or an electronic version of the poster are due FRIDAY, MAY 26, 2017.
  • Poster Awards: Voting will occur during the poster session. First-, second- and third-place award recipients will be honored during the Saturday morning General Session. Award recipients will also receive free registration to the 2018 Caring for the Frail Elderly Conference.
  • Peer Review: Posters will be peer-reviewed by an interdisciplinary team of geriatrics professionals.
  • Eligibility: Any University of Missouri faculty member, graduate student or community professional who has completed (or will have completed) an aging-related research or educational project within the past two years is eligible to submit an abstract or poster. If you have a poster on aging that you have previously presented, you may submit it to our conference.
  • Content: Abstracts must cover an aging-related topic.
  • Submitting an Abstract
    • Submit the following information by e-mail on or before Monday, May 15, 2017, to Peggy Gray, MU Interdisciplinary Center on Aging, graym@health.missouri.edu:
      • Title of Poster
      • Full name, degree(s), department, and e-mail address of all authors.
      • Poster abstract (not to exceed 400 words) that includes 3 objectives or
      • An electronic version of a completed poster

You will receive confirmation that your abstract/poster has been received within a week of submission.

Please contact Peggy Gray with any questions or concerns: 573-884-3337 or graym@health.missouri.edu.