FAMILY MEDICINE POSTER PRESENTATIONS
- Who: Medical Students and Residents
- When: Friday, March 29, 2019 in conjunction with 71st Annual Scientific Assembly
- Where: Embassy Suites La Vista Conference Center, 12520 Westport Parkway, La Vista, NE 68128
- Questions: Please contact Linda Steinbrink at the NAFP office, 402.505.9198 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Nebraska Academy of Family Physicians is honored to invite medical students and residents to display their research posters at the Nebraska Academy Annual Scientific Assembly on Friday, March 29, 2019 at the Embassy Suites La Vista Conference Center, La Vista, Nebraska. This invitation extends to any medical student or resident interested in sharing their research, regardless if their research advisor is a family physician. We hope our Annual Scientific Assembly will provide an opportunity for intellectual collaboration and collegial interaction between residents, medical students and practicing physicians. Residents from Nebraska residency programs, and medical students enrolled in an accredited Nebraska medical school on January 1, 2019 are eligible to submit a research poster proposal to be considered for display at the Scientific Assembly.
The DEADLINE FOR POSTER PROPOSALS to be submitted is January 31, 2019.
Please complete the information below to submit your poster proposal for consideration. The NAFP office will notify you by email upon approval of your proposal. Posters must be mounted by 5:00 pm on Thursday, March 28th or between 6:30-6:45 am on Friday, March 29th. Please allow time to accomplish this task. Medical students and residents are responsible for delivering completed posters to the Embassy Suites Conference Center, La Vista, and mounting the poster, in compliance with these times. The Academy will provide poster board for completed posters to be mounted by the medical students and residents at the Embassy Suites Conference Center in La Vista. The NAFP will NOT accept posters delivered to the NAFP office.
Approved participants are invited to attend a complimentary sit down lunch at 11:45 am on Friday, March 29th; please RSVP with your proposal submission. Participants will be introduced and awards given out following the Annual Business meeting which begins at 1:45 pm on Friday. The medical students and residents MUST BE PRESENT to discuss their posters with meeting attendees at the meeting on Friday, March 29th from 2:30-3:15 pm (this is the break following the business meeting). Posters remaining at the hotel after 3:30 pm on Friday will be discarded. Three $100 awards will be given for the top resident posters as judged by members of the NAFP Research & Scientific Affairs Committees. All participating medical students and residents presenting at the meeting will receive a monetary award.
Specification Requirements of Poster: Posters should measure 3 feet 4 inches tall by 4 feet wide. The NAFP staff will provide foam core board and push pins for posters at the conference center for them to be mounted to. NAFP staff will be responsible for setting up the display of posters on large easels.
To submit your poster proposal for consideration to present, please complete the form below.