Guidelines For Abstract Submission
Margins – 2.5 cm from all four sides
The text must be clear and in simple but clear language. Abstracts submitted for
presentation will be published exactly as received and should be checked for spelling
and grammar prior to submission.
Number of words – 400 maximum
Font - Style and size – Times New Roman, size 12; single spacing; and use
Paragraphs - There should be double spacing between paragraphs.
Footnotes - Will NOT be included. References are not generally required but if you
really need to include one, put this information in the main text in
Below the abstract please provide a maximum of five key words
The corresponding authors – full name, address, email address, telephone number,
fax number are required.
Abstracts must contain sufficient information to allow a delegate to establish what
may be gained by attendance at the presentation
The body of the abstract should be structured and arranged as follows:
- Title - (maximum 15 words)
- Introduction (overview)
- Objectives / Aims of the Study
- Methods (statement of how it was conducted)
- Results or preliminary results/progress (summary of processes, impacts, outcomes)
- Conclusions (and recommendations)
- Key message (one sentence )
Proof of ethical clearance for your research may be requested.