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Abstract Submission 

  • Abstracts can be submitted electronically using the following form: 


  • Deadline for submission is Friday, February 16th, 2018 by 11:59 pm.
  • Notice of acceptance for both oral or poster presentations will be announced by email on February 22, 2018.
  • Several monetary prizes will be awarded for best oral and poster presentations.
  • Deadline to register for the conference as a non-presenter is March 1, 2018. 

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

  • The body of the abstract should not exceed 2,500 characters including spaces, and should follow a structured format with the following sections: Introduction, Methods, Results, and Conclusions. 
  • Abstracts may be submitted in either English or French 
  • Abbreviations may be used in the body of an abstract if they are defined at their first mention in the text 
  • During submission, please indicate if you would like to be considered for an oral presentation. All abstracts accepted, but not chosen for oral submission, will be automatically considered for a poster presentation. 
  • Individuals are limited to a maximum of one abstract submission as first author 
  • Please indicate the research category (listed on the submission form) that best suits your submitted content. The AMBGC organizing committee reserves the right to move your abstract to a different category that they feel it is better suited for. 
  • Following submission, please ensure that your browser refreshes to demonstrate a confirmation of your abstract submission
  • All students are eligible for an oral presentation; however, in the case of a tie, preference will be given to a student who did not present last year

Other Important Information:

Deadline to register for the conference as a non-presenter is March 1, 2018 

Any questions regarding AMBGC should be directed to Co-VP-Academics, Alex at, and/or Nida at 

Any PIs or Post-docs interested in judging either oral and/or poster presentations, please contact either of the VP-Academics. 

We thank you in advance for your support and participation!