Abstract Submission

Online Abstract Submission is now open. The deadline to submit is 11:59 pm IST, September 01, 2016.
Criteria and instructions for online abstract submission are located on this page.


Abstract Specification

  • Abstracts must be original and should not have been published elsewhere or submitted for publication in any Journal.
  • All abstracts must be in English
  • Please indicate whether the abstract is for Oral or Poster Presentation.
  • All abstracts have to be in structured format – IMRaD (Introduction, Material and Method, Result and Discussion).
  • You may submit as many abstracts as you like, however, each presenter will be limited to only one presentation
  • Only one presenting author is allowed per abstract
  • Presenting author of the abstract must be a registered participant. Presenting author’s Registration is a must to ensure the abstract is included in the Congress Book and in order to be scheduled for presentation.
  • Submission of an abstract acknowledges your acceptance for the abstract to be published in the official Congress Book.
  • We encourage you to submit your full manuscripts (complete paper including illustrations).
  • All submissions will be reviewed by the Congress Scientific Committee. The Authors will then be notified by email.
  • Copyright transfer will be requested if the paper is chosen for Journal publication.
  • If you have any queries, please contact us at info@cleft2016icpf.com
  • Last date for submission of abstracts – 1st September 2016
  • Last date for notification of abstract acceptance – 25th September 2016

Abstract Guidelines

  • Authors are required to specify the category of their topic.
  • Authors can upload their works in MS Word or PDF format, illustrations in JPEG, GIF or TIFF formats.
  • Each abstract must be a completed study, following the stated outline, and as extensive as possible to permit accurate review.
  • No. of words: Abstracts- 250-300 Full Manuscript- 1500-2000
  • Incomplete abstracts cannot be evaluated and therefore, cannot be accepted.
  • Abstracts should include Authors’ Affiliation details – department, institution / hospital, city, state, country, email, full postal address, telephone and mobile number
  • All abbreviations used must be clearly defined.
  • References must be included.
  • Drugs must be identified by their generic names.
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