Contributed Papers Program Call for Abstracts

Contributed Papers Program Call for Abstracts

The APhA Call for Abstracts for the 2017 Annual Meeting & Exposition is now closed. The deadline for submissions was Wednesday, October 5. 

Click here to access the submission site.

Author Notification

Authors were notified by e-mail in December of the status of their submissions.

Poster Presentations

The majority of accepted abstracts are scheduled for presentation in a poster format. Posters are displayed on Saturday, March 25, 9:00 am–6:00 pm and Sunday, March 26, 9:00 am–3:00 pm.

All poster presenters must participate in the Meet the Researchers session on Saturday, March 25, 12:30 pm–2:30 pm. Presenters must be at their poster boards during this session. APhA offers continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credit to attendees who participate in Meet the Researchers.

Abstracts submitted under the ESAS category and accepted for poster presentation may also be selected to present an Oral Poster Presentation during the Day of Science on Friday, March 24.

Poster presenters must disclose relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest on the poster. APhA adheres to all requirements of the ACPE Standards for Commercial Support in order to ensure all presentations, including poster presentations, provide fair and balanced pharmacy education.

Podium Presentations

Abstracts submitted under the ESAS category may be selected for podium presentation during the Day of Science on Friday, March 24. Podium presentations are scheduled in 20-minute intervals, with 15 minutes for the presentation and 5 minutes for questions. Podium presenters are required to prepare a slide presentation in advance of APhA2017.

Registration

All poster and podium presenters must be paid registrants. Unregistered presenters at APhA2017 are considered withdrawn and are not be published. 

Journal of the American Pharmacists Association

Accepted abstracts are e-published in the May/June Journal of the American Pharmacists Association (JAPhA). Abstracts submitted as Encore Presentations are not published in their entirety; for these, only the abstract title, authors, and original citation are published in JAPhA.

Questions

Contact Patricia Szybist at 202-429-7578 for more information.