• Only abstracts submitted in English will be reviewed.
  • Abstracts should be original work, not previously presented at an international meeting.
  • Abstracts should not exceed 250 words in length and must be submitted using the abstract template. Full instructions can be found on the online abstract submission page.
  • Abstracts should have a short, descriptive title with no abbreviations.
  • All abbreviations must be spelled out on first use.
  • Abstracts should be thoroughly checked for spelling and grammar.
  • Abstracts should contain the following headings: Background, Objectives, Methodology, Results, Conclusion.
  • Abstracts should be saved in Word document format with unique filenames, preferably with author's name, to ensure easy identification.
  • The Organising Committee shall appoint the panel of judges. The decision made by the panel of judges shall be final.
  • In the event that no entry of sufficient merit is presented, the panel of judges may recommend that no award be made.
  • Abstracts must be submitted by 31st March 2013 for consideration by the Scientific Committee.

For abstract enquiries please contact secretariat@aosra2013.org


Terms and Conditions

The submission of an abstract indicates an understanding of the following rules for participation in the Conference.

  • All author(s) agree to submit this work for presentation.
  • The author(s) transfer(s) all copyright ownership of the named abstract to the Conference.
  • The Author(s) agree(s) to materially confine their presentations to information in the abstract if accepted for presentation; if an author has more than one abstract accepted, each presentation will be materially confined to the information in the abstract selected for the specific session.
  • At least one author will be available to present the abstract if selected for the program. The authors will immediately notify the Congress Secretariat if they are unable to present an abstract or if the presenting author is changed.