Critical Dates for the submission of abstracts
During online abstract submission, authors will be requested to select their preferred method of presentation at the Symposium.
Presentation method preferences will be taken into account during the review and program development process.
Abstract Submission Instructions
Please read through the submission instructions below before preparing your abstract.
Step 1: Read the General Policies and Requirements for the submission of abstracts.
Step 2: Write your abstract, following the Abstract Guidelines.
Step 3: Select which Track & Theme best relates to your abstract.
Step 4: Review the Evaluation Criteria and Review Process for abstracts (below).
Step 5: Save your abstract text as a Microsoft Word document on your computer. Abstracts must not exceed 350 words (revised, December 1).
Step 6: Click the red Abstract Submission button above to enter the Abstract Submission Form. It will be necessary to copy/paste the Microsoft Word copy of your abstract and add the author details.
Step 7: Register to attend the Symposium by 1 February 2015. After abstract submission, presenters will receive a link to register for the special fee. Registration will be required by 1 February 2015.
Abstracts will be independently reviewed and scored by a minimum of 2 reviewers in November/December 2014, using the following criteria:
Reviewer scores and comments will be strongly considered when developing the Symposium program and offering presentation slots.
The IAS is pleased to announce its support for young clinician researchers whose abstracts are accepted for ISA2015. A limited number of travel grants, of up to $500, will be offered for upcoming international researchers in the field of clinical atherosclerosis. Read more here.
Progression and prevention of atherosclerosis and a translation to relevance.