ICCN 2018 Call for Abstracts - Deadline Extended to Dec. 10

The ICCN 2018 Program Planning Committee is now accepting abstract submissions for platform and poster presentation.

Online Abstract Submission
Poster abstracts must be submitted through the online abstract submission site. Complete instructions for submission are available HERE. Abstracts that have been mailed, emailed or faxed will not be accepted. Anyone may submit an abstract to ICCN 2018. Membership in an IFCN member society is not required for abstract submission.

Submission Dates
Abstract submission will open on September 1, 2017. All abstracts must be submitted online by December 10, 2017 at 11:59pm ET. No exceptions will be made.

The complete Call for Abstracts is online now at

Travel Awards

IFCN Fellowships for Young Scientists
IFCN will provide 100 fellowships of up to $1,000 USD to attend ICCN 2018. Recipients are expected to register to attend ICCN 2018 and to present their poster or platform presentation personally.

Eligibility Criteria
Applicants must:

  1. Be age 35 years or younger as of December 10, 2017;
  2. Submit an abstract to ICCN 2018 no later than the submission deadline of December 10, 2017 and have said abstract accepted for either poster or platform presentation;
  3. Indicate during the online abstract submission process that he/she wishes to apply for the "IFCN Fellowship;"
  4. Agree to register for the Congress no later than March 15, 2018; and finally,
  5. Act as the presenting author for the accepted platform or poster presentation.

Awardees will be selected by the IFCN Executive Committee.

Cancellation Policy
Award recipients are expected to register to attend ICCN 2018 no later than March 15, 2018. If an award recipient cancels their registration prior to the meeting, the Travel Award may be withdrawn.