The FINAL DEADLINE for abstract submission will be

Clearly state: Background, Objective, Methods, Results & Conclusions

(Maximum: 400 words).

The abstract has to be submitted in English.

At the top of the abstract, please show names of the authors and their institutional affiliation; first initial(s) precedes last names.

Please indicate/mark the presenting author and state his/her complete address and e-mail for correspondence.

The entire abstract (arial, font size 11) should not exceed 400 words, please see example.

All abstracts are peer reviewed by an expert panel.

Authors will be notified whether their abstract has been selected for poster presentation within 4 weeks after submission at the latest.

The author of an accepted abstract must register for the congress within 2 weeks after receiving notification of acceptance.

For abstract presenting delegates from low-income and lower-middle-income countries a special registration fee will be offered.