Attendees are encouraged to submit an organized session and/or individual abstract. Proposals for abstracts and sessions should focus on the overall Conference Themes. Please adhere to the guidelines found on this website when preparing your submission.


Opportunities for Participation

Please follow the instructions carefully and include all requested information. All submissions must be in English. Participants will not be allowed more than one oral presentation but may be listed as a co-author of several abstracts. Conference attendees are invited to present in one of two ways:

I. Individual Abstracts

II. Organized/Special Sessions

III. Poster Presentations

**Presenters may submit one abstract per track (individual, organized session, poster) for the conference, for a total of 3 abstract submissions.



Date Task
February 15th, 2018 Organized/Special Sessions Submission Deadline
 March 10th, 2018  Individual Abstract and Poster Session Submission Deadline
July 1st, 2018 All Accepted Individual Abstracts and Organized Session Presenters Must Be Registered for Pathways Conference
July 18th, 2018 Conference Agenda/Presenter Line-Up Posted Online
Sept. 16-19th 2018 Pathways Conference

If you have trouble submitting your abstract via the website, please e-mail us at and we will work with you.