Abstract Submission

Poster and oral presentation abstracts are now being accepted for the 2016 WVCTSI Annual Meeting.

Please complete the abstract submission form to submit your abstract for the 2016 West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute Annual Meeting. Abstracts must be received by 11:59 p.m. EST October 16, 2016 for consideration. Those selected to participate will be notified by October 25, 2016.

The poster session and reception will take place the evening of Thursday, December 1. Those selected to give oral presentations should plan to present the morning of December 2.

Presentations will be judged in the following categories:


  1. Student/Resident/Fellow
  2. Early Stage Investigator
  3. People's Choice


  1. Best Overall Presentation

Submissions should exemplify clinical and/or translational research and will be judged based upon innovation, significance, and the potential impact on health disparities in Appalachia.

WVCTSI will pay for one hotel room per accepted entry.

Posters should be no larger than 4'x8' and should properly acknowledge funding sources. Approved versions of the WVCTSI logo, which can be incorporated into posters and presentations, are available below. The logo may not be altered in any way- including stretching, cropping, or altering colors. A gray scale version of the logo is also available. 

Logo-White Background

Logo-No Background