Abstract Submission Procedure

All participants are invited to submit abstracts in either poster or oral format for presentation at the Symposium. Please refer to the following guidelines for submission:

  • Submitted materials should not be previously published.
  • All Abstracts must be written in English and submitted before 8 February 2012.
  • Confirmation of acceptance of abstracts will be communicated to the Presenting Author by 17 February 2012.  If no reply is received by the date, please contact the Secretariat.
  • The exact schedule of shortlisted presentations at the Symposium will be communicated to the Presenting Author by 22 February 2012.
  • All presenting authors will enjoy an exemption of registration fee once their abstracts are accepted.

Download Abstract Form in DOC
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Submission of abstracts should be made in soft copy in MS Word format either:

  • via email to the Symposium Secretariat: hbha@hku.hk; or
  • by mail (with a disc containing the soft copy) to the following:

Symposium Secretariat
Research Centre of Heart, Brain, Hormone & Healthy Aging
The University of Hong Kong
Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine
1/F, William MW Mong Block
Faculty of Medicine Building
21 Sassoon Road
Pokfulam, Hong Kong

Note: The deadline of submission is 8 February 2012 (postmark).
Abstract sent in by fax will not be accepted.

Young Investigator Awards

Prizes each for the oral and poster presentations will be awarded for the outstanding presentations by young researchers. Authors should indicate on the abstract form if they wish to have their abstracts considered for the Award. Shortlisted finalists will be requested to make presentations for the adjudicators to review at the Symposium.