9th Biennial Conference on Hyperthermia. Theme: Hyperthermia- Introspection and Resurgence
|18 Feb 2017 through 19 Feb 2017|
|30 Dec 2016|
|Medicine & Health > Medical-Speciality|
Hyperthermia is a modality of treatment which has demonstrated effectiveness in treatment of cancer. The resurgence of interest along with the development of techniques for Hyperthermia delivery, immune-oncology, heat sensitive drug carriers, HIPEC, and HIFU have propelled hyperthermia to centre stage. The failure of many biological therapies to make any quantum leap has forced oncologists to introspect. India has been at a disadvantage due to lack of availability of technology even though hyperthermia played a critical role in ancient medical practice. This convention aims to deliberate on scientific issues and initiate a dialogue with the industry to make this technology available to vast majority of Indians. Highlights 5 CME credit points from Gujarat Medical Council for Delegates Hyperthermia Biology & Physics Hyperthermia Devices HIFU – Techniques & Clinical Outcomes HIPEC – Indian & International Experience Clinical Trials Abstract submission: Last Date for submission: 30th December Abstracts for poster presentation as part of the conference are invited. Posters will be reviewed by the scientific committee and will then be accepted for presentation. Guidelines • Abstracts must be submitted in .pdf format. • Abstracts should not exceed 300 words. The section headings are included in the word count. The title, authors’ names and professional affiliations are not included in the word count. • Abstracts accepted for presentation will be informed to the authors and the specifications for the presentation will be sent appropriately by e-mail. Abstracts should comprise the following elements, with each beginning a new paragraph: • Title: The abstract title should be in initial capital, not all capitals and should be concise and describe/refer to the content. • Authors: Authors’ names should be supplied in capital/lower case, not all capitals. Institutional affiliations should be indicated at Affiliation No. following the author name. • Affiliation: All affiliations should contain institution, city and country. • Idea to be discussed: The abstract should detail the objectives of your research project and be structured to include an introduction indicating the purpose of the study (Aims), a brief description of the study methods (Methods) • References: (optional) References can be included in the abstract text. The style of the references should follow the numbered style. Please cite references within the abstract text. • Images: Up to 2 supporting images for your abstract can be loaded. Images must be .jpg format and no larger than 1MB. All images should be cited in the text of the abstract. • Tables: Tables can be included as an image, and must be cited in the abstract text. Abstract Submission: Kindly send the abstracts to [email protected]. Please include “Abstract Submission” in the subject. Abstract Acknowledgement All presenting authors of submitted abstracts will be notified as to whether their abstract has been accepted for presentation. The author is expected to be present for the presentation.
28 October 2016
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