Call for Abstracts for 2015 Medicine of Cycling Conference

Medicine of Cycling is pleased to announce the Call for Abstracts for our annual conference to be held August 14-16, 2015 in Colorado Springs, CO.  If you are a researcher and are interested in presenting at our conference, we invite you to submit your original research papers now through April 30th, 2015.

We encourage abstract proposals in a variety of areas, however, the abstract must be relevant to cycling medicine.  Both quantitative (including data) and qualitative (program descriptions, educational interventions, etc) are acceptable, but published data cannot be submitted.  Submitted abstracts will be reviewed for relevance and quality, and highly ranked abstracts will be invited to give an oral presentation (limited to 10-minute presentation followed by a 5-minute Q&A).  Some abstracts may be invited to provide a poster presentation.  Research presentations are likely to occur on August 15th.

The following prizes will be awarded:

2 Best Student/Resident/Fellow Abstract Award: 2015 waived conference fee

1 Best Professional Abstract: 2015 waived conference fee

The waived conference fee is contingent upon presenting at the conference.


Abstracts must be no longer than 300 words (excluding a single Table or Figure) and should address the following:

  • Objective
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Significance to Cycling Medicine

Please include full author names, degrees and institutional affiliation if applicable.  Authors of accepted abstracts will be asked to disclose potential conflicts of interests.


Abstract Submission Deadline:  April 30th, 2015

Abstract Acceptance/Non-acceptance email notifications: May 15th, 2015

Abstracts should be submitted via email to Alynn Kakuk, DPT at

Members of the Research Task Force will be involved in the selection process.

We look forward to your submissions!


Medicine of Cycling Research Task Force