• Presenting author must be a registered delegate

• Post-Graduates must submit a letter of Affiliation from the Head of the Department • Declaration of conflict of interest

• The abstract should reach the scientific committee before 15th June 2018.

• All abstracts to be sent to info@middermacon18.com or middermacon2018scientific@gmail.com only. • Abstracts submitted through any other means will not be considered

• The authors have to specify the category in which they wish to present- Award paper (Dissertation) (Eligibility: Post graduate dissertations of students who passed MD/DNB in the last 2 years only) – Award paper – Free paper – e-Poster

• In the award paper (dissertation) category the authors have to mention the year of passing MD/DNB Abstract format: – Abstract Submission should have the following:

• Title

• Presenting author followed by co-authors names

• Email id for communication

• Institution name

• Address for communication and phone number- Title should be in BLOCK letters, with a double space between the title of the abstract and the name of the presenter – For Free papers, Award papers and posters; the length of the abstract (excluding the title, names and affiliation) should not exceed 250 words. – Studies should follow a structured format

• Introduction

• Materials and methods

• Results

• Conclusion- Case reports should follow a pre-designed format

• Background

• Case synopsis

• Discussion – Please do not include tables, graphs and images in the abstract. These will not be recognized by the system – Check spelling and grammar carefully. Errors will not be amended by the scientific committee. – The presenting author is required to ensure that all co-authors are aware of the contents of the abstract before submission. – The Scientific Committee has the right to accept or reject any presentation after peer review. – The decision of the committee shall be final. – Photos shown during the presentation should not be identifiable.