Call for Abstracts

Abstract submission is now CLOSED.

The PATH 2015 Scientific Committee invites the potential authors worldwide to submit their abstracts to be presented as oral or poster presentations. Abstracts will be reviewed, and accepted submissions will be published in the Conference proceedings. Submissions are accepted online.

The deadline to submit abstracts is 31 August 2015.

Abstract Topics

T01. Guidelines for the Development and Management of Reference Centers for Haemoglobinopathies.

T02. Optimal Care of Haemoglobinopathies Patients in the Emergency Room.

T03. Iron Chelation Therapy in Haemoglobinopathies .

T04. Challenges in Managing Adult and Geriatric Patients with Haemoglobinopathies.

T05. Quality of Life of Patients with Haemoglobinopathies.

T06. Progress in Stem Cell Transplantation and Gene Therapy for Haemoglobinopathies.

T07. Prevention of Thalassaemia and Other Haemoglobin Disorders with Special References to Problems in Developing Countries.

Guidelines for Abstract Submission

A special criterion for accepting abstracts will be their topic as well as structure, content and degree of innovation.

Structure of the Abstract

The structure of the abstract should be as follows:

  1. Background and Purpose
  2. Methods
  3. Results
  4. Conclusions
  • Please note that a maximum of 300 words is permitted. The titles and the names of the authors are excluded from this number and have to be entered separately. Tables should not be included in the abstract body.
  • Methods section should include type of statistical analysis done if applicable to the study.
  • Statements like “Results will be discussed” are not acceptable and may lead to a rejection of the abstract

Author Agreement

By submitting the abstract, the author confirms and agrees to the following:

  1. All authors approve submitting this work for presentation.
  2. The authors have done the work reported in the abstract and take full responsibility for the contents.
  3. The authors transfer all copyright ownership of the abstract to the PATH 2015.
  4. The authors agree to confine their presentation to information in the abstract.
  5. At least one author will be available to present the abstract if selected for the program.
  6. The author will immediately notify the PATH 2015 Scientific Committee if they are unable to make a presentation or if the presenting author must be changed.
  7. The authors guarantee that clinical studies and any animal tests have proceeded with the official permission from the proper authorities.
  8. All presenters will be responsible for their own registration fees, hotel and travel expenses. We regret that we cannot waive registration fees or cover expenses for any oral or poster presenters.