FOEDRC Research Day: Request for Poster Abstracts

The Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Center Research Day will be Monday, April 24, 2017.  Our schedule of events includes the Diabetes and Obesity talk with Dr. Jean Schaffer, a speaker symposium following her talk in Kelch, and end with a scientific poster session in the MERF Atrium.

Posters are welcome from both faculty and trainees.  Poster abstracts for the FOEDRC Research Day can be submitted following the link below.  Accepted posters will be limited to the first 75 submitted on the research day website link. Poster submission deadline has been extended to 5:00 pm, Friday, April 7, 2017, however the submission site will close once 75 submissions are received.

Diabetes Research Center Poster/Abstract Session Submission Site:

Abstract/Poster Details:

Research Day Flyer

  • Abstract:  250 word limit, excluding title and author(s)
  • Poster:  4 X 6 foot maximum dimensions
  • Abstract and poster must describe diabetes or related fields of research (endocrinology, obesity, and metabolism)
  • Poster presentations will be judged based on scientific content, logic, clarity (visual and written), and oral presentation

Please Note:

  • Only one poster abstract per presenting author will be accepted
  • Individuals submitting an abstract must be able to attend and present their poster (4:00-6:00 pm on 4/24/17)
  • Poster awards will be announced at the end of the poster session or the following day via email, depending on time restrictions
Monday, March 6, 2017