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The conference features a poster session allowing scientists to share their latest research findings. The best abstracts submitted will be chosen for poster or oral presentation. There are no limits as to who may submit an abstract, or the topic, so long as it falls within the conference topics. The deadline for submitting your abstract is August 18, 2017

Young Investigator Awards

The most outstanding poster or oral presentations by graduate students or post-doctoral fellows will be awarded Young Investigator Awards, consisting of $500 and a certificate commemorating the award.

The competition is open to:

  • Graduate students who are enrolled in an accredited full-time doctoral degree program at the time of abstract submission.
  • Post-doctoral fellows engaged in full-time, post-doctoral research who have no more than two years of research experience beyond their doctoral degree.

Applicants need to submit no later than August 18, 2017:

  • A one-page statement of achievements and career goals in micronutrient and antioxidant research in health and disease
  • A scientific abstract of their conference poster presentation

Applications will be reviewed by the Awards Advisory Committee, and the awards will be presented at the conference.

Submit your abstract