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Scientific Abstract Competition Launch for the CanVECTOR 3rd Annual Conference

Scientific Abstract Competition Launch for the CanVECTOR 3rd Annual Conference Image

This year will mark another “first” for CanVECTOR.

For our 3rd Annual Conference, attendees will have the opportunity to disseminate new knowledge through our Scientific Abstract Competition!

Launching this scientific abstract competition uniquely positions the CanVECTOR Annual Conference as Canada’s first and only thrombosis research conference. These abstracts will be published in the Elsevier, peer-reviewed journal Thrombosis Research

We are still seeking 4 to 6 reviewers for the Scientific Abstract Review Committee. We are currently accepting nominations to at 

Submission criteria

  • Eligible research areas include all thrombosis research – i.e. new information on venous thrombosis and anticoagulants to advance science and clinical care
  • Research work, which can be completed or still in progress, must represent new scientific information to disseminate at the time of presentation
  • At least one co-author on the abstract must be a CanVECTOR member as of July 3, 2018
  • Abstracts must be submitted through the CanVECTOR Annual Conference website
  • Fee of $25.00 CAD per abstract submitted must be paid at time of submission

Please make note of the following criteria that will render an abstract ineligible for presentation at the CanVECTOR annual meeting:

  • Data are publicly available via major search engines (such as PubMed, Google Scholar, etc.)
  • Data are accepted for publication before the abstract submission closing date

Feel free to submit abstracts that have been/will be presented at an international meeting (e.g., ISTH or ASH), but abstracts that have been presented at another national (i.e., Canadian) meeting are not eligible.

Important dates

Competition opens July 3, 2018
Deadline to submit is August 3, 2018

To submit your abstract, register to create an account at and navigate to "Abstract Submissions". 


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