Call for Abstracts
We are very pleased to invite TCVM practitioners and clinical researchers to submit abstracts for presentation during the 21st International Conference on TCVM (ICTCVM), held at Shanghai, China, from August 30 to September 2, 2019. The main theme of this conference will be the TCVM for dermatological and immune-mediated diseases in dogs, cats and horses. This International TCVM Conference will be co-held with the first China Clinician’s Conference on TCVM (CCC-TCVM) and co-sponsored by the World Association of TCVM and Chi Institute.
You may span multiple topics – please indicate all applicable categories when submitting your abstract.
- Clinical Research including any study on efficacy or safety/side effect of any TCVM therapeutic, clinically randomized and controlled studies, or a retrospective study of a series of cases of a disease or syndrome. This is a 30-minute presentation.
- Clinical Application including any new acupuncture techniques/methods, herbal formulas, or Tui-na/food therapy in dogs, cats or horses. This is a 30-minute presentation.
- "How to" including pearls and clinical tips of how to diagnose and/or treat a disease or medical condition/syndrome in dogs, cats or horses. This is a 30-minute presentation.
- A Case Study including any unique or special case study in dogs, cats, horses, or other species. This is a 10-minute presentation.
Each selected presentation will be awarded $300 for 30-minute and $150 for 10-minute presentations. The awards will be subtracted from the conference registration dues. A certificate will be awarded to the first place recipient in each category.
The abstract must be submitted in a single-spaced Microsoft Word document and must be no more than two pages in length. Abstracts may be sent by e-mail as an attachment identified as "Abstract TCVM Conference" in the e-mail subject line. The abstract must include the following items:
Title of Topic
Name of Author(s)
Your Curriculum Vitae (Resume)
E-mail your Word Document as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org. Abstracts must be received electronically no later than 11:59 PM (CDT) on December 31st, 2018. You will receive notification by e-mail that your abstract has been received. Please advise if the acknowledgement is not received within 5 days of submission. Notification of acceptance or rejection of abstracts will be e-mailed by February 1st, 2019.
Abstract submission deadline: December 31, 2018
Selection notifications sent: February 1, 2019
Whole paper submission deadline: April 1, 2019
Conference Registration deadline: June 1, 2019
PowerPoint presentation submission deadline: July 1, 2019
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