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Call for Abstracts: Joint UCLA SCORE Virtual Symposium
Deadline: February 26, 2021 05:00 PM

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JOINT UCLA SCORE VIRTUAL SYMPOSIUM: Sex Differences in Brain-Gut Disorders and Metabolism
Friday, March 19, 2021 | 9:00 AM - 3:15 PM

Deadline extended! Please submit your abstracts for the 2021 Joint UCLA SCORE Symposium by Friday, February 26, 2021. Students (undergraduate/graduate students) and Early Career Investigators (post-doctoral/clinician/junior faculty) are eligible for the abstract competition with a $500 prize for first and $250 prize for second (two categories: Students and Early Career Investigators). Please see submission instructions below. 

For more symposium information, please visit uclacns.org/calendar/2021-joint-ucla-score-symposium.

Abstract preparation instructions:

  • Format abstract using a word processing program such as Microsoft Word or Google Docs with 3,000 character limit
  • For special characters such as Greek or algebraic, use a standard font such as 'Arial' or 'Times New Roman'. Do not use the 'Symbol' font. Otherwise, please spell it out.
  • Use standard abbreviations. When using abbreviations for chemical compounds, spell out in full the first mention, followed by the abbreviation in parentheses. Do not abbreviate compounds in the title of the abstract.
  • Up to 2 figures/tables are permitted 
Abstract should belong in one or more of the following categories: 
  • brain-gut axis 
  • microbiome
  • obesity/metabolic syndrome
  • mitochondrial biology
  • neuroimmunology
  • autonomic nervous system
  • insulin resistance/diabetes
  • mind-brain-body interactions
  • stress
  • chronic pain syndromes (e.g. IBS, FM, Vulvodynia, IC/BPS)
  • liver diseases
  • outcomes research
If you wish to be considered for the poster competition, indicate your training level (undergraduate/graduate student or post-doctoral/clinician)
Submit abstracts and supporting material to Cathy Liu at clliu@g.ucla.edu

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