Poster Format

Poster Size Requirement: All posters must be no larger than 4 ft (122 cm) high x 3.6 ft (110 cm) wide. PPS reserves the right to remove posters that exceed the size requirement.

Poster Schedule

All posters must be on display for the entire duration of the meeting (June 13-16, 2017) at the Gleacher Center. 

Required Elements of Poster are as Follows:

  • Abstract: If the scientific content has been altered and substantive changes to the data and/or conclusions have been made since the abstract was submitted, the revised abstract should be included with a clear notice in the poster content stating that the abstract has been revised since submission.
  • Context: a brief discussion of the background or rationale of the study and/or the question addressed
  • Design: the experimental approach, materials, and methods used in the study
  • Results: the data and results obtained in the study
  • Conclusions: the conclusions and/or implications of the results
  • References and Acknowledgements
  • Disclosures

Platform Presentation and the Biennial Research Award

The top five abstracts will be selected for a short platform presentation. Please note that award applicants will be notified by email. Presenting authors will be required to prepare a 5 minute presentation and 5 minutes for questions and answers. Abstract presentations will take place on Thursday, June 15 at 7 AM and the awards, including the Biennial Research Award, will be handed out at the reception Thursday night.