Annual Department of Paediatrics & Child Health Research Days

     1st ANNOUNCEMENT

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               ANNUAL RESEARCH DAYS 2019

(Venue: D3 Lecture Theatre, D Floor, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital)

 

DEPARTMENT OF PAEDIATRICS AND CHILD HEALTH

29th October and 30th October

(Tuesday afternoon and full day Wednesday)

Abstract deadline:    Friday, 06 September 2019

 

NB: PLEASE COMPLETE ABSTRACT SUBMISSION FORM (FINAL PAGE of criteria for selection below)

  • Please mark for Oral or Poster presentation (see next page for principles to be used in selecting Oral presentations, if oversubscribed).
  • Principal investigators to prioritise their abstracts if several are submitted.
  • Only 1 ORAL presentation per researcher/presenter will be allowed.
  • The author or a co-author MUST be available to present on EITHER of the Research Days.
  • Applicants for oral presentation to stipulate in their abstract submission the names of alternate speakers who will speak on their behalf should they no longer be able to present themselves.
  • Abstracts to be no longer than 1x A4 page, in 11 point, Times New Roman.
    Title to be in CAPITAL LETTERS with the presenting author's name underlined.
  • Where possible the abstracts should be structured using the following headings:
    Objective:        Precise statement of the question addressed.
    Methods:          Brief description of the methods used, including data sources, selection procedures, interventions, and methods of analyses
    Results:            Description of what was found, with major data (if appropriate).
    Conclusions:    Brief statement of what conclusions can be drawn from the results, avoiding over-generalisation.
  • Ethics approval number (if approved) – please note that proof of ethics approval is required for all primary research
  • This is new research / this research has been presented (even in part) at previous research days (please add date).
  • Please indicate whether the submission should be considered for an award, clearly specifying WHICH award and ensuring that the conditions of the award have been met.
    Conditions for award of prize category (see below).
    Please submit to Geanine Hopley on disc or by email:geanine.hopley@uct.ac.za


    Citeria for selection
Tue, 29 Oct 2019 - 09:00 to Wed, 30 Oct 2019 - 16:00
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