CALL FOR THE ABSTRACTS

Abstract submission will open on the 13th of November, 2017.
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The official languages of the conference are Lithuanian, English.

You are kindly invited to present original research work as oral or poster presentations on the following topics:

  • Physical activity for health strengthening
  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • Sports medicine
  • Exercise physiology
  • Health and Well-being

All abstracts should be submitted before the 27th of November, 2017. The deadline of notification of abstract acceptance is the 4th of December, 2017. Each author can submit only one abstract as the first author.Conference abstracts will be reviewed by one independent referee.

Conference Secretariat will inform the abstract submitter about the acceptance/rejection of submitted abstracts by e-mail. The abstract submitter is responsible for informing all co-authors about the status of the abstract. Abstracts’ presenters must be registered and have paid registration fees for the conference in order to secure their oral or poster presentation during the conference and the abstract publication in the electronic Book of Abstracts (ISBN).

Please contact Conference Secretariat at info@healthrehabconference.eu if you have not received your notification e-mail till the 4th of December, 2017.

Abstract requirements

The abstract should be submitted in English or Lithuanian: the author is responsible for grammar and spelling check.

The abstract must be originally written, previously not published. Literature reviews won‘t be accepted.

The abstract should be structured in the following order:

  1. Title (200 symbols).
  2. Researcher(s).
  3. Institution(s) (200 symbols).
  4. Introduction: background and relevance of the research (500 symbols).
  5. Research aim (250 symbols).
  6. Research methods and organization (2000 symbols): description of research participants, methods and materials used in the research, statistical methods.
  7. Results (2000 symbols).
  8. Conclusions (500 symbols).
  9. Reference list (Vancouver citation style, max 1500 symbols).

Tables and graphs in abstract submission are not allowed.

Each accepted abstract must be presented at the conference by one of the authors. The Organizing Committee reserves the right to decide about the type of presentation (oral or poster). The duration of presentations: oral – 7 min presentation, 3 min. discussion; poster – 5 min presentation followed by a short discussion.

Poster presentation: area for one poster presentation is 90 cm (height) x 65 cm (width). At the top of the poster the title (in capital letters not smaller than 24pt) should appear, the names and the organizations of the authors should follow the title. Font size of the main text should be not smaller than 20 pt.