2020 Annual Veterinary Diagnostic Conference (AVDC) - China Call for Abstracts
Abstracts are solicited for oral and poster presentations at the 2020 Annual Veterinary Diagnostics Conference (AVDC) – China to be held in Nanjing, China from September 10th to 12th, 2020.
Submission deadline: August 20, 2020
Languages: English (Times New Roman, font size 12) or Chinese (with translated title in English).
· Title: The abstract should have an informative and concise title in sentence case.
· Authors & affiliations: List all authors and their institutions, with the presenting author’s name in bold.
· Layout: The abstract should be written in narrative form, and the body text should be divided into the following labeled sub-sections: introduction, methods, results, discussion and conclusion, and reference. There is a limit of 400 words or 2,500 characters (including spaces) for the abstract body text. Title, authors, and institutions will not be counted. The abstract may include references to support the content; such references are included in the word/character count.
· Content: The content must pertain to any topic of veterinary laboratory diagnostic science, excluding clinical diagnostic tools such as imaging (radiology, MRI, ultrasound). The abstract must stand alone and provide the reader with enough information to assess scientific soundness of the work and its relevance to veterinary diagnostic science.
Chinese format: Abstracts in Chinese shall follow the same general layout as described above, except that the word and character limits do not apply. However, the abstract length should be limited to one page in A4 paper format.
How to submit: Please submit abstracts by completing the Submission Form and email to:
firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: “2020 AVDC Abstract”.
Abstract reviews and Notification: All submitted abstracts will be reviewed by the Conference Organizing Committee and submitters will be notified on their acceptability . Although submitters may indicate a preference for presentation format, the Organizing Committee reserves the right to assign papers to either oral or poster presentation format. Accepted abstracts will be published in the conference proceedings.
Please, also take note of the following:
Abstract acceptance DOES NOT include conference registration (except for student presenters who will be given complimentary registration upon presentation of a valid student ID). All presenters need to register for the conference. Please visit www.avdc-china.com for registration details.
Applicants should indicate presentation preferences, oral or poster in the submission form. The committee will evaluate and select
qualified submissions tobe oral presenters. All accepted abstracts will be included in the conference proceedings. The committee
encourages students to submit abstracts. Students whose abstracts are accepted for presentation will receive complementary