Abstract Submission

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society are pleased to announce the 2019 Call for Abstracts from which additional presenters will be selected for the Oral Presentation Session scheduled for Thursday, March 7th for the Transplant ID Symposium or Friday, March 8th for the Research Conference. Please submit electronic abstracts by 11:59 pm Eastern on Thursday, January 31, 2019

Abstract Text Guidelines:

Your abstract should use the following structure in order to provide a concise statement of the research you are conducting. Please describe the background, methods, results and conclusions of the research (these headers are required). Statistical analyses should be used when appropriate to support the conclusion; concluding statements such as "the results will be discussed" are not acceptable.

Describe experimental methods briefly (including relevant numbers of patients, etc.). Include specific findings and data. Please avoid phrases such as "will be completed" or "experiments are underway." Define all concepts and abbreviations upon first use (e.g., methicillin-resistant S. aureus [MRSA]).

Abstract submissions should be 400 words/2400 characters max excluding title and authors (spaces are not counted). Characters within a table will count towards your limit.

Abstracts should be uploaded as a Word document. There is a limit of 1 table or figure per abstract. Please note that single case reports will not be accepted.

Please be sure your headers are formatted exactly as follows:

  • Title:
  • Author(s) and Affiliations:
  • Background:
  • Methods:
  • Results:
  • Conclusion:

Click here to view a sample abstract.

Click here to submit your abstract online.