Medicine of Cycling is pleased to announce the Call for Abstracts for the 2012 Summer Conference to be held next year in Colorado Springs. The tentative dates for this conference are August 24-26, 2012. Medicine of Cycling and UCSF invite you to submit your original research papers now through December 31, 2011.
We encourage abstract proposals in dermatology, nutrition, wound care, physical therapy/rehabilitation and recovery, general health and cycling and cycling with disabilities. However, our program is not limited to these topics. We welcome all topics that address medical issues seen in cycling.
Abstract proposals are sought for both oral and poster presentations. Abstracts should generally be no longer than 300 words and must cite quantitative data from representative studies.
Oral abstract presentations will involve a 10-minute presentation followed by a 5-minute Q&A.
Poster abstracts will be displayed at the conference. The poster should be clear and organized for viewing measuring no larger than 4’ x 4’. The presenting author of the poster will be assigned a time slot during which he/she is expected to be physically present at the poster to answer any questions.
Abstracts must address the following:
- Significance to Cycling Medicine
Submitters will be notified by e-mail of their submission status in March 2012.
Abstracts may be submitted via email to Anna Abramson, MD at anna (at) medicine of cycling dot com or via regular mail to:
Medicine of Cycling, Inc.
480 Gate 5 Road, Suite 124
Sausalito, CA 94965
We look forward to your submissions!