European College of Equine Internal Medicine

Abstract/poster information

Abstract/poster submission: closed

Scientific committee

S. Pirie (chair), A. Couroucé (Board), I. Corradini, E. Jose Cunilleras, D. De Clercq (Local comm.), M. Duz

Presentation format

The ECEIM invites submission of research presentations in two formats:

  • oral presentations
  • poster presentations

Abstracts for oral presentations will be included in the main program and are limited to 12 minutes followed by 3 minutes’ discussion.

Poster presentations will be available for viewing throughout the duration of the conference on 9 and 10 November 2018. Posters will be presented in paper format, size of the poster board: 90 cm wide and 120 cm high.

What we will consider

Papers relating to recent research into any aspect of equine internal medicine will be considered. It is not allowed to submit abstracts on (parts) of research projects that have been previously published or (inter-)nationally presented prior to the ECEIM Congress 2018.

The submission of an abstract implies the author’s willingness to present (oral or poster) the abstract at the Congress.

Both diplomates and residents are encouraged to submit abstracts for oral or poster presentation. Only residents and PhD students can compete for ‘best oral presentation’ and ‘best poster presentation’ award.

Submission deadline april 30th, 23.59h

All abstracts should be submitted online using this webform before april 30th, 23.59h. Time of submission applies: abstracts might be submitted after 23.59h but will not be considered.

Peer reviews

Abstracts received will be peer-reviewed according to subject categories for scientific content, experimental design, animal welfare, and relevance to equine internal medicine. Decision on acceptance will be notified before July 15th 2018.

Important abstract requirements

  • Abstracts should be online submitted before April 30th 2018 using this webform .
  • You may submit as many abstracts as you like.
  • Abstracts will be printed and published as they are submitted. Abstract title will be subject to a spell check if the abstract is selected for presentation. The scientific committee might request clarifications or changes to be made to the abstract.
  • All abstracts (oral presentations and posters) will be published in the Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine (online version only). Abstracts will also be published in the proceedings of the ECEIM congress.
  • Submission of the abstract constitutes the authors consent to publication.
  • Presenters of accepted abstracts must register for the Congress by the early-bird deadline and attend the congress to present their abstract.
  • Presenters who are unable to attend the congress should arrange another person to present the paper, and notify the organizing committee. If this is not possible the abstract is likely to be rejected.