The Scientific committee is delighted to invite abstracts for presentation at the 10th conference of the Indian Association of Respiratory Care (IARC), Christian Medical College, Vellore.

  • The presenting author should be a registered delegate for the conference.
  • The deadline for receiving the abstracts is 25st September 2016.
  • An abstract once submitted cannot be modified.

Format for Abstract Submission

The abstract for oral or poster presentation should be submitted online along with registration in the following format:

  • Title
  • Institute
  • Name of authors - the presenting Author in All Cap's
  • Objectives - an introductory sentence indicating the purpose of the study
  • Methods - Specify study design and give a brief description of pertinent procedures, including statistical analysis
  • Results - Main findings
  • Conclusion - a statement of the conclusions
  • Implication

Please note: The character count limit of 300. This does not include your Title or Author String or spaces.

Rules for submission

  • LANGUAGUE: All materials have to be submitted in English (Arial, font size 12)
  • POSTER SPECIFICATIONS: The poster size must be 4”height and 3”wide
  • The time limit for presentation is 8 minutes. The time limit will be strictly enforced considering the rather tight schedules. The maximum discussion time after each presentation is 2 minutes.
  • Please hand over the slides prepared for your presentation to the Speaker Preview Room prior to your presentation.
  • The only accepted format for presentations will be PowerPoint. Overhead projection will not be available during the session.
  • Computers will be available in the Speaker Preview Room for your convenience.

USB sticks, CD ROMs or DVDs can be used to store your presentation. Please note that personal laptops cannot be used during the sessions.