March 13, 2014

Deadline is tomorrow for poster abstracts for April 11 Symposium on Infection and Immunity

March 14 is the deadline to submit abstracts for the April 11 Vanderbilt Symposium on Infection and Immunity poster session.

The all-day symposium, to be held at the Vanderbilt Student Life Center, will feature nationally known speakers from Vanderbilt University and around the country. Posters will be viewed during breaks, lunch and the concluding reception. A detailed schedule can be found here.

Required formatting for abstracts:

  • All text: Arial font, 9 point
  • Maximum number of words: 300
  • Maximum final size of poster: 4ft H x 4ft W
  • Underline name of presenting author
  • List: First name, last name — no degrees listed

EXAMPLE:
Defining the Role of Proteolytic Regulation in Staphylococcus Aureus Iron Acquisition
Allison Farrand, Michelle Reniere, Eric Skaar

To submit a poster abstract or to register for the meeting, click here.

The symposium is co-hosted by the Division of Host-Pathogen Interactions in the Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, the Division of Adult Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine, and the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases in the Department of Pediatrics.