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Under the High Patronage of His Excellency
The President of The Lebanese Republic General Michel AOUN

3rd International Conference on Medical Education

Simulation for Education and Patient Safety

March 24, 2017: Hilton Metropolitan Hotel, Beirut, Lebanon

March 25, 2017: LAU Clinical Simulation Center, Byblos, Lebanon

Abstracts Submission & Oral Presenters Guidelines

We invite you to submit an abstract for a poster or a 10-minute oral presentation at the conference. Simulation-Based education is a broad topic, and we encourage submissions on all its aspects, including advances in research, theory, practice, curriculum, technology use, and integration within hospital and university structures.

General Abstract Information

  • Participants may submit an abstract for a poster or a 10-minute oral presentation by email to the following address:
  • All oral and poster presenters are required to register and attend the meeting.
  • All research pertaining to the abstract must have been completed prior to submission.
  • The deadline for abstract submission is February 22, 2017.
  • Abstracts for a poster or a 10-minute oral presentation should include the following elements:
    • Abstract Category – Indicate whether you are submitting for oral presentation or poster presentation.
    • Authors and Affiliations — List all authors and academic affiliations (if any).
    • Purpose — Describe the goal of the study or project.
    • Background/Significance — Describe the problem and why it is important.
    • Method — Describe the study design, sample studied, instruments used, and how data was collected and analyzed.
    • Results — Describe the findings.
    • Conclusions — Describe what the findings mean.
    • Conflict of Interest — Provide the funding source and any potential conflict of interest. 
  • Each abstract is limited to a maximum of 300 words. Special characters, symbols, charts or graphics should be avoided within the abstract text.
  • Upon acceptance of the abstract and prior to the conference, all co-authors will be required to sign a document certifying that: the material is original; does not infringe on the copyright or other proprietary rights of another party; that the author has participated sufficiently in developing the work; and that the abstract has not been previously published.

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