Guidelines for abstract submission
Participants are invited to submit abstracts for
oral or poster presentations. Please indicate clearly whether you would
like to present a poster or oral presentation.
For oral presentations, please also indicate whether you would prefer to
make a 25 minute or 12 minute presentation.
Oral presentations: There are 2 categories from which you may choose;
1. Oral presentation of 25 minutes followed by 5
minutes of discussion for certain symposia OR
2. Oral presentation of 12 minutes followed by 3
minutes of discussion for an MSc or
a PhD student. Participants in this category compete for the "Oral
Presentation Award" sponsored by the FAOPS Fund/The Physiological Society of Thailand.
Delegates who DO NOT wish to enter the competition can submit abstracts in
the general submission category for poster presentation.
Delegates who would like to submit their
abstracts for "Poster Presentation Award" must
present their abstracts for 5 minutes followed by 3 minutes of discussion.
Posters will be displayed during the meeting dates for
viewing and discussion by all participants.
Scientific Program Committee reserves the right to assign abstracts to the
Oral Presentation category.
abstracts will be notified by e-mail.
by the presenting author is mandatory and must be made within the date of
the cited notification. Failure to register will result in
cancellation of presentation.
- Please have all
information ready before starting the abstract submission via the ONLINE SUBMISSION (See 'Abstract Preparation Guidelines').
The Abstract Preparation Guidelines
materials must be original, must not have been previously presented at any
international meetings, and must not have been previously published.
the abstract as a Microsoft Word document.
should be clear, concise, typed in English using Times New Roman typeface
(single-spaced, font size 12 points) with all margins at
least 2.5 cm., and should not exceeding 300 words excluding
title, author names, affiliations, and key words.
- Title: The title must accurately reflect the abstract's
content, and must use a bold-faced font, with an initial capital
letter in the first word of the title. Ideally, the title should be about
10-12 words long, and should include the scope of the investigation,
the study design, and the goal rather than a statement of the results or
conclusions. The abstract's title should be easy for the reader to
understand. Jargon or unfamiliar acronyms or abbreviations in the title are
strongly discouraged (i.e. avoid unfamiliar jargon such as “Advantages
of endurance treadmill walking compared to cycling to assess
- Authors: The list of authors should be restricted to those
individuals who carried out the study, conceived it, designed it, gathered/analyzed
data, and wrote the abstract. Full names of all authors should be
listed without degrees and titles. The presenting authors should be listed
first and underlined (i.e. Wilaiwan Khrisanapant*, Jaruwan
Plaengde*, Watchara Boonsawat**, Orapin Pasurivong*).
of the corresponding author should
The addresses of all authors
should be typed in Italics. To discern multiple affiliations,
use * in superscript (i.e. *Department of
text: The abstract
body must be in text only and must be comprised of one paragraph without
indentation. Pictures, graphs, tables, or special characters are not
allowed. Standard abbreviations may be used, except in titles.
- Keywords: No more than five keywords separated by comma should be
placed at the bottom of the abstract, and should separated from the body
text by one blank line.
to follow this format may result in rejection of the
Participants are invited to submit a manuscript for publication in the “Journal of Physiological and Biomedical Sciences”
, an official journal of the Physiological Society of Thailand. For further information, please visit a drop-down menu “Guidelines for manuscript submission to JPBS” or at the journal website
you for submitting an abstract to the PST.