There will be three (3) submission categories again this year, Resident, Non-Resident and Sponsor. The Resident and Non-Resident categories will be judged for a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winner with prizes as listed below. The Sponsor category will not be judged or awarded prizes.
The Desert Foot Conference focuses on the latest treatments, technology and processes in diabetic limb salvage and lower extremity wound care. The Desert foot Conference is open to attendance by the entire worldwide podiatry, diabetes, and wound care professions. Topics suitable for this Abstract/Poster competition include:
Original research, retrospective or meta-analysis are all acceptable.
IMPORTANT: Please review the following before you complete and submit your application. All applications are limited to a total of no more than 300 words (sections 5-8 below) and must include:
NOTE: You must use a Times Roman 12 font or similar size.
All poster presenters must be registered for the meeting (www.DesertFoot.org). Abstracts/Posters will be peer-reviewed by a committee chosen by the Desert Foot Advisory Committee.
Awards will be announced at the Conference on Friday, November 22, 2013 before Lunch in the Lecture Hall.
PRESENT e-Learning is proud to offer 3 categories for the Abstract/Poster Competition - Resident, Sponsor, and Non-Resident
Resident and Non-Resident
There will be 3 awards for each category as follows:
1st Place $1,000
2nd Place $ 500
3rd Place $ 250
category posters will not be judged and are not eligible for prizes.
Please check in at the Desert Foot Registration Desk. They can help you with any questions and also supply you with push pins to hang your posters. The posterboards are 48” x 96”, 4ft by 8 ft, so that is the maximum size you’d want to make the posters. There is a frame and the area inside the frame is 45" x 91". Hang your poster on the poster frame labeled with your name and abstract name. (Poster/Abstract) Posters should be hung before 10:00 AM on Wednesday, November 20th and will remain in place until adjournment of the Conference at 5:00 PM on November 22nd. If you want to keep your poster, please remove it before 6PM or it may be discarded.
TIMELINESSubmission Due Date: Friday, October 18, 2013
Acceptance Notification: Friday, November 1, 2013
Poster Upload: Friday, November 8, 2013 Deadline for submitting PDF of poster has been extended to Midnight Friday, November 15
Submit to our Upload Site
Award Date: Friday, November 22, 2013