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    All 2012 Midwest Regional Society for Developmental Biology attendees are invited to present a poster at one of the two scheduled poster sessions. An abstract must be submitted for each poster presentation.  A number of submitted abstracts will be chosen for 12 minute oral presentations.

    Abstracts are due on March 30, 2012.

    Authors will be notified whether their abstract was selected for an oral or poster presentation by April 16th, 2012.

    Note: Abstracts cannot be accepted without presenter registration and payment of fees.

    There will be awards for top quality presentations from students and postdocs. To be eligible for these awards you must be a member of the Society for Developmental Biology (SDB).

    The last day to join SDB to be eligible for prizes is March 30, 2012.

    Abstract Submission Requirements

    • Create your abstract in Microsoft Word.
    • Submit your abstract as a Word document with the file extension ".doc"
    • In the body of the email include:
      1. The presenting author's name, position, lab and institution
      2. Indicate your preference for presentation (talk, poster, no preference)
      3. Presenting authors should indicate if they are current members of SDB.
    • Use upper case bold size 14 Arial for the abstract title and all author's names and affiliations.
    • Use size 12 Arial for the abstract text.
    • The body of the abstract should be a single paragraph and may not exceed 2000 characters in length.
    • View an example abstract
    • Abstract should include affiliation.
    • Email abstracts as an attachment to: SDBMTGABSTRACTS2012@cchmc.org

    Note: Poster board dimensions are 40" wide X 60" tall (portrait arrangement, not landscape, to accommodate the exhibition space).