Creating Effective Conference Abstracts and Posters in Biomedicine: 500 Tips for Success

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For most biomedical researchers and academics, preparing conference abstracts and posters is an important part of professional life. With good preparation and practice, all scientists can produce abstracts that act as effective ambassadors for their research. A well designed poster can help you to enhance your professional reputation in addition to communicating your data. This book aims to help you achieve these objectives. This book is designed for you to use when you are actually preparing a conference abstract or poster. It is intended to answer the most frequent questions, and to help you avoid the most common problems and pitfalls. Just dip into any chapter and you will find a range of tips relevant to the abstract or poster you are preparing right now. As a researcher and academic, you need to be able to disseminate and communicate your research work and findings. While many will view writing for peer-reviewed journals as the pinnacle of the academic communication hierarchy, being able to write and present conference abstracts and posters is also extremely important. Taking your work to conferences allows you to meet experts from all around the world, to exchange ideas in person and to network with potential employers and collaborators. 'This book is a gem of useful, practical tips covering the entire process - from reading the abstract submission guidelines, through to writing and laying out your poster and creating e-posters. If you are a novice this is the ideal book to guide you through every step. And, even if you consider yourself an expert, there is bound to be some useful information you can glean from the 500 or so tips. By reading this book, in sequence, or by dipping into relevant chapters, you will have all the necessary help with preparing abstracts and posters right at your fingertips' - Catherine Dunbar in her Foreword.
 

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Why you need good conference abstracts and posters
1
Your abstract first steps
6
Your abstract planning structure and title
11
Writing your abstract
16
Submitting your abstract
24
Your poster first steps
30
Typography headings and bullet points
38
Poster design and layout
45
Tips for photos
97
Editing and proofreading your poster
102
Printing your poster
109
Transporting displaying and presenting your poster
113
Eposters the future?
121
Example of a structured abstract
127
Abstract checklist
128
Examples of style for poster headings main text and figure and table captions
129

Colour and backgrounds for your poster
51
Writing your poster general guidelines
55
Writing your poster banner components
59
Writing your poster the main text
64
Writing your poster bits and pieces
71
Tips for tables
75
Tips for graphs
83
Tips for bar charts pie charts flow charts and line drawings
91
Sample landscape PowerPoint poster template
131
Sample portrait PowerPoint poster template
133
Example of a creatively designed landscape poster
135
Example of a simple but effective portrait poster
137
Poster checklist
139
Back Cover
143
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