Submitting an abstract

Please read the information below carefully before submitting an abstract, as it covers details and guidelines about the submission process.

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General information

  • Language: the abstract must be written in Dutch or English
  • Deadline: all abstracts must be received no later than November 23rd 2018
  • Submission: online only, on this very website
  • Publication: all accepted abstracts fulfilling the criteria will be published in « Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Gerontologie en Geriatrie »
  • Results: will be mailed by December 14th 2018
  • Topic: an abstract must be linked to a topic and only 1 topic can be chosen per abstract. The available topics are:
    • Medical
    • Nursing
    • Psychosocial
    • Functional – locomotor
    • Varia

Authors

Should not include degree acronyms.

The first author of an abstract selected for oral presentation of topic 1 to 5 will present his/her work in the Friday morning session of the Wintermeeting.

Authors of abstracts accepted for poster presentation present their work during the poster session of the Wintermeeting.

Junior/Senior

Only junior first authors are considered for the BVGG price for best oral presentation and poster of the Wintermeeting.

Juniors are:

  • First author of the submitted abstract
  • Present for presentation of their work at the Wintermeeting
  • Not having a PhD degree
  • Have never received a price/award of the BVGG-SBGG

Content of the abstract

Title of abstract: 150 characters max.

Body of abstract:

  • Limited to 250 words
  • Contains: Purpose of the study, Methods, Results and Conclusion
  • No table or graphs are presented in the abstract

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