2022 Late Breaking Abstract Guidelines & Poster Submissions

Our late breaking abstract portal will be accepting submissions on January 11, 2022 - February 11, 2022

Authors may submit late breaking abstracts on neuromuscular disease (NMD) research and care.

Abstracts may be submitted via this link starting January 11, 2022



2022 Late Breaking Abstract Guidelines & Poster Submission

Late-breaking abstracts cannot be a revision of an abstract submitted prior to the original submission deadline. Late-breaking abstracts must not have been presented, accepted for presentation, or published at any other scientific meeting or journal at the time of submission and must contain data that was only made available after the December 31,2021 abstract submission deadline. 

Abstract titles should be 150 characters including spaces. Abstract body should not exceed 300 words

Late breaking abstracts maybe considered for oral presentations. Presentations will be held Wednesday, March 16, 2022 as part of the 2022 MDA Clinical & Scientific Conference. Presenters MUST ATTEND IN PERSON.

Those not selected for oral presentations will have the option of being presented as part of the poster sessions both in-person and virtual.

Posters will be viewable throughout the entire conference, March 13-15, 2022. Dedicated poster session times will be as follows*:

  • Sunday, March 13, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CT
  • Monday, March 14, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM CT
  • Tuesday, March 15, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM CT

Virtual Poster Guidelines:

All submissions must include the first name, last name, and email address of the author best suited to answer questions.

QR codes may be included as part of your poster to direct viewers to a download of your poster.

You may upload your poster PDF via the following link https://2022mdavirtualconference.org/backend/index.php/job/poster-upload

Please also provide a thumbnail of your poster

  • Thumbnail should be an image file (JPEG, JPG, PNG etc.) with a recommended pixel size of 300x300

If you’d like to upload a video presentation of your poster, you may do so, and they should be hosted on YouTube or Vimeo

A detailed video to help upload your poster can be found HERE!

Please note all uploads are final and cannot be edited once uploaded to the platform, please make sure your presentation is final. No exceptions will be made.

The deadline to upload your poster is Monday, March 7, 2022.

Should you have questions regarding this process, please contact uzair@vfairs.com

In Person Poster Guidelines:

Poster numbers do not need to be printed on your poster.

Poster size should be no greater than 36" WIDE x 48" HIGH (portrait orientation).

You are responsible for printing and delivering your poster to your designated poster location.

You may order your printed poster at the FedEx business center on-site at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel here, the deadline to place your print order is March 11, 2022 at 12PM CST.

The first author (presenting author) will receive all future correspondence from MDA regarding the abstract.