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We require that Paper Presenters submit a full manuscript by our deadline: January 13, 2017
The discussion of scientific papers is important part of the Annual Meeting. In order to provide a thorough discussion of papers, it is imperative that you provide an electronic manuscript of your completed paper by: 11: 59 PM CST January 13, 2017 to our website. A copy
will then be forwarded to the moderators of your session for their review in preparing their discussion. A copy will be available to the Communications and/or Public Media Relations Department to use when working with the media if permission is granted.
Please include your disclosure, and that of your co-authors on the first page on your manuscript.
The manuscript must contain all information being presented at the Annual Meeting.
Manuscripts must be submitted as a Word or PDF document ONLY. Power Point files or videos will not be accepted.
Font/Type Size - 12 point or comparable readable point size.
Paper presentation number listed in the upper right-hand corner of first page. Title and authors centered on page.
Maximum of 20 pages of text, minimum of 3 pages, inclusive of charts, photos and bibliography. Do not double space.
Photos - Photocopies of original photographs are acceptable, no copyrighted material should be included in your manuscript.
If we do not have a completed paper by January 13, 2017 – the Program Committee AND Moderator will be notified.
The penalty for not submitting manuscripts will be a 2 year ban from presenting any abstracts at the Annual Meeting.
Manuscripts will only be accepted electronically through our website.
Manuscripts received either by email or postal mail will not be accepted.
Central Program Committee Policies
If you have any questions, feel free to contact Domenic Picardo at the Academy office, via e-mail:
email@example.com or by phone 847/384-4185.