63rd IPSF World Congress Call for Abstracts

The IPSF Reception Committee and Pharmacy Education Committee cordially invite all World Congress
participants to submit their abstracts for the Scientific and Education Poster Exhibitions at the 63rd IPSF
World Congress in Taipei, Taiwan. The themes of this year’s poster exhibitions are:

Aug 4th, 2017 Aug 5th, 2017
Educational Poster Competition Scientific Poster Competition
Seeing beyond the natural science in pharmacy: Mapping the future pharmacy R & D: novel researches
preparing the future pharmacists in the interactions between pharmacy and society

Do not miss this exclusive opportunity to present your work to students from all over the world. Abstracts
may be submitted on any research topic within the fields of pharmaceutical sciences, pharmacy practice, or
pharmacy education.

Competition details:
The winner of each competition will receive a certificate of recognition. In addition, the FIP Industrial
Pharmacy Section (IPS) is partnering with IPSF for a special competition. Any poster related to the topic of
Industrial Pharmacy that meets the IPS competition criteria will have the chance to win the opportunity to
present their poster at FIP World Congress and will receive €1,000 to go towards travel and FIP registration
costs. For more details on the criteria, please contact education@ipsf.org.

Submission requirements;
• • All abstracts must be written in English
• • Word limit: 300
• • Required components:
o Title
o Author(s): The presenting author should be underlined in case of multiple authors
o Institutional affiliation of each author
o Presenting author’s contact information
o Background
o Objectives
o Methods
o Results
o Discussion
• Abstracts are to be sent to education@ipsf.org with the subject line: “WC Poster Abstract
• 2017 [“Education” or “Scientific”] [Name], [Country]"
• Abstracts must be submitted no later than Friday, 30th June at 23:59 GMT+0

The size of the poster should be size A1 (23.39″ x 33.11″) (594 x 841mm), and the academics team of
63rd IPSF World Congress 2017 will help you print out the poster and present at the venue for minimal
cost. If you would like your poster printed in Taiwan by the academics team, the deadline to send your final
poster is 7th July at 23:59 GMT+0.

Upon evaluation, successful applicants will be notified by email. Please note that abstracts will be
evaluated when they are received, so earlier submission will provide students the highest chance of a
successful application due to limited number of places.

Viva la Pharmacie!
Louisa Sullivan
Pharmacy Education Chairperson 2017