20th International Conference of FFC - 8th International Symposium of ASFFBC 

Functional and Medical Foods for Chronic Diseases: Bioactive Compounds and Biomarkers

September 22-23, 2016, The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

 

Abstract Submission 

 
The abstract submission deadline May 31, 2016The entire abstract should have a maximum of 1000 words. Please use Times New Roman Font 12 for the entire abstract.  
 
The first author of the research is considered the primary author and must present. One person may be the primary author for a maximum of 2 abstracts. However, only one abstract may be presented as an oral presentation with the other presented as a poster, or both abstracts may be presented as posters. 
 
1. All abstract submissions must include research-based data to allow for a thorough review. 
 
2. Abstracts must contain the following:
  • Title
  • Author(s) – do not include degree acronyms (i.e., BS, MS, PhD, etc.)
  • Primary Institution/Laboratory Name, City, State, and Country
  • Body of the abstract
3. The body of abstract should contain the following sections:
  • Keywords 
  • Background
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Conclusions
4. Abstracts cannot contain the following:
  • Brand names
  • Advertisements. Research abstracts should be free from solicitations and should not contain demonstrations of products for the purpose of sales. Exhibitor’s tables are available for the purpose of advertisement and sales
5. Abstracts can contain either one picture, one graph, or one table (no combinations)
  • A graph or table must be embedded into the abstract and cannot exceed 1/3 of the page
  • Any graph or table must pertain to the abstract for the purpose of visualizing data and must be referred to in the text of the abstract
  • Pictures, tables and graphs should be no bigger than 4 1/2 in. (W) x 4 1/2 in. (L)
  • Keep in mind that all images will be displayed in black and white
6. Please also provide the following information:
  • Corresponding author(s)
  • Primary/Presenting author's name
  • Primary author's professional mailing address, e-mail address, and phone number
  • Desired presentation format (oral, poster, etc.)
  • Session name
  • Co-authors' e-mail addresses  

Please note: the portion of abstract is required for our records, but will not appear in the published
abstract and accordingly will not included in worrd count.

Please note: article submission to Journal of Functional Foods in Health and Disease is mandatory for the oral presenters.

 

Click here for the sample abstract.