The INFORM 2021 Scientific Committee welcomes your abstracts for display and presentation on our virtual meeting platform being held October 27-28, 2021.

All abstracts submitted can be developed into a poster for display during the in the INFORM virtual meeting and several months follow on our On-demand Poster Presentation format. Awards will be given to the Best Overall Poster, Best Jr. Investigator Poster and two Honorable mentions. Along with the top four posters six more will be selected to present during the INFORM Lecture Series held on the INFORM web platform in 2022.

2021 Abstract/Poster Guidelines

  • Submission period for Abstracts is April 1, 2021 – August 1, 2021

  • Abstracts must be submitted in PDF format to:

  • In the Subject line of your email place the words: Abstract / INFORM 2021, along with the actual title of your abstract

  • Abstracts must be written in English

  • Special characters can be included during submission

  • The title should be written in standard sentence style with lower case letters (except first word, names, human gene names [always upper-case letters & italics], etc.)

  • The abstract text must not exceed 2000 characters including spaces and headings / Charts and Graphs do not count against the character count

  • Drugs must be mentioned by generic names, not trade names

  • Non-standard abbreviations must be defined in the text

  • Submitted abstracts must provide results and not announcements; stating that “Findings will be discussed…” or similar is not acceptable. Abstracts should have the following headings:

    • Background
    • Case Study / Methods (delete as appropriate)
    • Results
    • Discussion
  • Text should be Times New Roman

  • Follow standard abstract formatting: Title (written in standard sentence style), Corresponding Authors: First Name, Last name, with degree(s), Institution, City, State/Province/District, Country for each. Corresponding Author contact information: (email, & phone).

Important Information

Up to 10 Abstracts/Posters will be selected to be presented during the INFORM 2022 Online Lecture Series. The Top four award recipients will be notified by September 21, 2021. All others selected for the Lecture Series will be notified prior to the online meeting in October.

Junior Investigators will receive first consideration for awards.
All Abstracts
submitted to INFORM 2021 can be presented as posters during our online meeting
on October 27-28, 2021.

Posters MUST be submitted by September 15, 2021 to be considered for a Poster Award


If you do not make the September 15th deadline you can still submit your poster for the Virtual Poster Hall

Along with the 4 poster awardees All other posters will be considered for an oral presentation during the INFORM 2022 Lecture Series

2020 Poster Winners

Reneo … Best Overall Poster Award / Khaled Alatibi
Ultragenyx … Honorable Mention, Best Junior Investigator Poster Award / Meicheng Wang
Ultragenyx … Honorable Mention Poster Award / Yudong Wang
Ultragenyx … Honorable Mention Poster Award / Johannes C.W. Odendaal