2023 CGA-IGC Annual Meeting Abstract Submission
On behalf of the 27th CGA-IGC Annual Meeting Planning Committee, we would like to thank you for submitting your work for presentation. The online submission and evaluation process will be administered by Kenes M+ Annual Meeting Organizing Secretariat.
Please take a moment to read the below guidelines before proceeding to submit your abstract.
Abstract Submission Deadline is Monday, June 26, 2023 (11:59 pm PST)
(The system servers are located in GMT+3 time zone. Please make sure to check your time difference to determine the submission deadline according to your local time.)
SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT NOW!
Please take a moment to read the below guidelines before submitting your abstract.
Step 1 / 10: Presentation Options
Topic: An abstract topic (see list here) that is relevant for your abstract must be selected during Step 1 of the submission process. The Scientific Committee reserves the right to change the topics during the abstract assessment process.
Preferred presentation type: Please choose one of the following:
Podium (Oral) or Poster
The Scientific Committee reserves the right to change the presentation type according to the requirements of the scientific program.
Step 2 / 10: Institution Information
Institution(s): The institution(s) of the authors should be indicated fully with the "department" and "institution" names while avoiding any abbreviations such as Dept., Inst., Hosp., etc. Please include the City and Country for each institution. (For US, please make sure to enter the country information after the state name).
The institution, city and country should be written in lower case while the initials of each word are written in capitals.
Enter each affiliation only once: i.e., if there are 5 authors and 3 of whom are from same affiliation and 2 of whom are from another, you will have 2 institutions, NOT 5. However, if there are 2 or more departments at the same institution represented, they can be entered separately.
If any of the authors have more than one affiliation, enter both affiliations in a compounded style as one affiliation: i.e., if there are 5 authors and 2 of whom are from same affiliation (Institute A), 2 of whom are from another (Institute B), and 1 of whom is from both affiliations (Institutes A and B), you will have 3 institutions, NOT 5 or NOT 2. (First institution: Institute A, second one: Institute B and the third one: Institute A & Institute B). Include the City and Country for each affiliation.
Step 3 / 10: Author Information
Author(s): First, middle, and last names of all the authors must be fully indicated correctly and in the right order. Please pay attention to match the institutions to the right authors, and make sure that you select the “presenting author” correctly.
Step 4 / 10: Presenting Author Information
Presenting Author Information: Please enter the presenting author’s contact information.
Step 5 / 10: Abstract Title
Abstract Title: Abstract title can contain a maximum of 150 characters.
Step 6 / 10: Abstract
Abstract Text: Abstract text should not exceed 300 words. The title of the abstract, authors' names, institutions, and keywords are not included in this limit, and those should not be entered in this section.
IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are submitting a “General Research”, “Collaborative”, or “Diversity/Equity/Inclusion/Justice” abstract, please submit your abstract with the structure below:
Background and Aim
IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are submitting a “Case Reports / Case Series” abstract, please submit CLINICAL PRESENTATION to METHODS section and DISCUSSION to RESULTS section. Please also write “I hereby confirm that the consent of the relevant patient(s) has been obtained to submit this Case Reports / Case Series abstract.” to the CONCLUSIONS section.
Background and Aim
Methods (Please submit Clinical Presentation in this section.)
Results (Please submit Discussion in this section.)
Conclusions (Add “I hereby confirm that the consent of the relevant patient(s) has been obtained to submit this Case Reports / Case Series abstract.”)
Step 7 / 10: Keywords
Keywords: Minimum 1 keyword is required, and maximum 6 keywords can be entered. All keywords should be separated with commas.
Step 8 / 10: Additional Files
Tables, images and figures must be converted to accepted file types. Up to two images can be included.
Please note that submitted images must strictly adhere to these guidelines or abstract will not be published:
Step 9 / 10: Preview & Check
The submitting authors are required to preview the abstract at this step and confirm the preview at this step.
Step 10 / 10: Submit to the Committee
Some questions about profession, career level, and possible award applications are being asked at this step. It is required to answer all questions before submitting your abstract. Please select/check your answer and then click on the “Choose” button for each one.
If you have not completed all required sections of your abstract, you won’t see the submission button. Only after completing all required fields, the submission button will be enabled for you.
Please do not submit multiple copies of the same abstract.
Please note your username and password for future use. If you forget this information, please get in contact with Annual Meeting Organizing Secretariat at (firstname.lastname@example.org).
You can make edits on your abstract before submitting it to the Scientific Committee. After the submission is completed, no edits will be allowed on the system even if there is time until the deadline. In that case, if you have to make some edits on your abstract after submitting but before the submission deadline, please contact with the Annual Meeting Organizing Secretariat at (email@example.com)
Please ensure that the e-mail address of presenting author is entered correctly to enable the Annual Meeting Organizing Secretariat to communicate with the presenting author regarding the abstract. All information regarding the acceptance, any required adjustments, and scheduling will be communicated via e-mail to the abstract’s presenting author.
When the submission process is finalized, you will see your abstract under the heading "Submitted Abstracts". If your abstract is not seen there, please kindly turn back and check the steps of your submission. Please be aware that the Scientific Committee will not receive "Not-Submitted Abstracts" and these therefore CANNOT be taken into consideration in the abstract evaluation process.
Upon submitting of your abstract an e-mail including the "Abstract Number" and "Abstract Title" will be sent to the submitting author.
Registration of Abstract Presenters
The presenting authors must be registered for the Annual Meeting at latest by August 14, 2023 which is the registration deadline for abstract presenters.
Abstracts of unregistered presenting authors who do not complete their registrations (including payment) by this deadline will be removed from the final program and all relevant publications including the Familial Cancer journal.
Thank you for submitting your work for consideration. We look forward to welcoming you at the 27th CGA-IGC Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada between October 26th -28th, 2023.
Please contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org , should you have any specific inquiries.
The abstract submission system will close by the deadline of Monday, June 26, 2023 (11.59 pm PST). Please make sure to check your time difference to determine the submission deadline according to your local time.