1. Abstracts may be submitted for either oral or poster presentations. Authors should state their preferences but the final decision will depend on the committee.
2. Abstracts must be exclusively submitted via the 14th Asian Pan-Pacific Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Meeting official website. (http://www.appspghan2018.com) before June 1, 2018. Otherwise submissions will be rejected.
3. The original abstracts must be written in English and must not have been published or presented in any forms at any other international meetings before the date of the 14th Asian Pan-Pacific Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Meeting.
4. Abstract submissions must include:
  • 4.1. Author and co-authors’ details, including title(s), full first and family name(s) as well as their affiliation
  • 4.2. Presenting author’s contact details, including an e-mail address and a full postal address
  • 4.3. Abstract title, limited to 25 words in UPPER CASE
  • 4.4. Abstract text, divided into 4 sections (background and objectives, methods, results, and conclusion) and limited to 300 words (including acknowledgements)
  • 4.5. If a table is included, only 1 table is allowed. Please create the table with an MS Word-compatible word processor using Times New Roman font, and save it in either .doc or .docx file format only.
5. Type of presentation (oral or poster) and a principal scientific area (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, or Nutrition) must be selected at the time of submission.
6. Only standard abbreviations are allowed. If abbreviations are unusual, they must be placed in parentheses after the first full words.
7. Use generic names of drugs.
8. Express numbers as numerals, except for at the beginning of a sentence, where the number should be spelled out.
9. Authors must declare their 'Conflicts of Interest' stating any relationship of commercial nature that could affect the results of the studies.
10. Abstract submission acknowledges the author's permission for the abstract to be published in all Meeting's media.
11. To confirm presentation and ensure the publication in the abstract book, the presenting author is required to register for the Meeting prior to August 15, 2018.