CALL FOR ABSTRACTS GUIDE

How to Submit an Abstract to Canadian Glycomics Symposium

Call for Abstracts opens November, 2019 and closes February 7, 2020. Notification on whether the abstract is accepted will be in late February, 2020.

Checklist for Submission

  • Document type: Submit as a WORD (*.doc) file. Name your file as follows: first name_last name _abstract2020.doc.

  • Text style: Content style should be set to “no spacing.”

  • Length and margin: Abstract must fit within a single 8.5 x 11″ page, with left-hand margin 1.5″, right-hand margin 1.5″, top margin 1″, and bottom margin 1″.

  • Font: Type abstract in a 11 pt Arial font ONLY. Ensure glyphs and symbols are also in Arial font. Leave one blank line between paragraphs and do not indent new paragraphs. All text should be flush with the left-hand margin, not full justified.

  • Figures: Black and white drawings and tables may be included in the abstract if they are within the margins. If chemdraw structure is used, please do not convert the structure to image. Copy and paste directly from chemdraw to Word. Ensure that all graphics are high resolution (300 dpi) and inserted in a .tif format at the original (100%) size.

  • Title, Authors and Institutions: Presenting author should be underlined. The title of the abstract should be in bold, and capitalize each word. DO NOT MAKE THE TITLE ALL CAPS.

Sample Abstract