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As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  • Only original research can be submitted for oral and poster presentations. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  • The abstract is divided into the following sections: Background, Methods, Results and, finally, Conclusions. The submission file is in Microsoft Word and the template was used accurately (i.e. the manuscript adheres to the stylistic requirements given in the template file). No word processing are used that alters the format styles (e. g. Libre Office or similar).
  • The abstract is written in English and limited to 300 words. The document includes one title (< 20 words). It can be accompanied by up to 2 references.
  • During submission, the contribution must be assigned to one of the conference topics
  • Submission implies the willingness of at least one author to register, attend the conference, and present the research. Accepted abstracts must be presented in person and in English.
  • Authors are encouraged to summarize the key findings of their abstract in a video message (max. 100 seconds; max. 20 MB) which can be uploaded during the abstract submission. Video messages of accepted abstracts will be included in the EMCHD 2024 Conference App.

For the submission of your abstract, please follow the guidelines given below.

CHECKLIST

  • Only original research can be submitted for oral and poster presentations.
  • Your abstract must be written in English and is limited to 300
  • It must include one title (< 20 words).
  • It must be assigned 2to one of the conference topics.
  • It can be accompanied by up to 2 references.
  • Your abstract must be divided into the following sections: Background, Methods, Results and, finally, conclusions.
  • You can submit multiple abstracts.
  • Submission implies the willingness of at least one author to register, attend the conference, and present the research.
  • Accepted abstracts must be presented in person and in English.
  • Authors are encouraged to summarize the key findings of their abstract in a video message (100 seconds; 20 MB) which can be uploaded during the abstract submission. Video messages of accepted abstracts will be included in the EMCHD 2024 conference App.
  • Only abstracts accepted as posters can be presented during the poster sessions.

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE

April 30, 2024. Notifications will be sent by the end of June at latest.

Upon successful submission, an acknowledgment email will be automatically generated and sent to the author, confirming that the abstract has been correctly uploaded. The presenting author (oral or poster sessions) must register and pay the congress fees to attend the conference.

All abstracts accepted for oral or poster presentation will be included in a Supplement to be published in the European Journal of Immunology (EJI). Please indicate on the abstract submission form if you concur with the publication of your abstract in EJI.

All abstracts undergo peer-review by the ECN board.

CONFERENCE THEMES/TOPICS

  • Complement activation and regulation
  • Complement crosstalk
  • Complement diagnostic and biomarkers
  • Complement genetics
  • Complement in infection
  • Complement in non-communicable diseases
  • Complement structure and function
  • Complement targeting in the clinic
  • Emerging and other topics
  • Intracellular complement functions
  • Preclinical models of complement-related diseases
  • Function and targeting of the anaphylatoxins and their receptors

AWARDS

EMCHD 2024 will grant 10 Oral (10) and Poster (10) Awards, each worth €400. Winners will be announced during the conference. Junior researchers, defined as those within 5 years post-PhD defense, are eligible for the awards. Please indicate your early career status on the abstract submission form. No additional application is needed for the awards.

POSTER SPECIFICATIONS

Dimensions: The display area is 118 cm (width) x 146 cm (height). Posters must not exceed these dimensions.

Mounting materials, such as pins, will be provided.

Each poster board will be labeled with a unique submission number. It is the responsibility of the authors to ensure that their posters are displayed on the correct corresponding board.

POSTER SESSION TIMINGS

Session 1:

Mounting: September 03, from 07:30
Dismantling: September 04, from 13:00

Session 2:

Mounting: September 05, from 07:30
Dismantling: September 06, from 13:30 pm

POSTER PRINTING SERVICE

Posters can be printed at your own costs at:

Druckhaus Menne GmbH (https://menne.de) , Kanalstraße 68, 23552 Lübeck, Ph: 0451-809014201; email: copyshop@menne.de