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Call for Abstracts


General Information
Participants interested in presenting an oral or poster presentation during ESPN 2018 are invited to submit an abstract.

The abstract submission deadline expires on April 16th 2018. 

All abstracts will undergo a peer review by the reviewing committee members and may be accepted as oral communication or poster presentation. 

The approved abstracts will be published in the Pediatric Nephrology Journal.

The corresponding authors of the abstracts will be notified about the status of their abstract by June 1st 2018.

Guidelines for submission
All abstracts must be written in English and the abstract text should be less than 300 words.

The abstract must represent original work and the body of the abstract should be ordered as follows: Objectives; Methods; Results; Conclusions. The name, surname and institutions of all authors and presenting author should be indicated. The age of the presenting author should be indicated as well (below 35 or above 35) to facilitate travel grants and/or awards selection.

Please choose a topic from the list below before submitting the abstract. 

Correspondence related to the abstract, such as confirmation of submission, notification of acceptance or rejection and instructions for presentation, will only be sent to the presenting author. He/she is responsible for giving the presentation if the abstract is accepted and is required to register for the congress.

Please use the online abstract submission system on www.espn2018.org

Other submission methods (mail, e-mail, etc.) will not be accepted. 

If you need to make a change on your approved abstract please send an e-mail to espn2018@flaptour.com.tr (before April 16th) including your abstract title and author. Your abstract will be changed as draft and you will need to approve it again after editing your text. The final version must be submitted by the main deadline.

Travel Grants/Abstract Awards
Participants, including trainees, who have submitted an abstract as the presenting author can apply for a Travel Grant. In total there will be 10 travel grants available (500 € each).

Preference will be given to participants younger than 35 years, coming from low income countries and presenting an abstract. The decisions will be made after evaluation of the scientific content of the abstracts by the reviewing committee.

Please note that application forms should be sent by e-mail to the Congress Secretariat espn2018@flaptour.com.tr

Deadline for Travel Grant application is April 16th 2018.

For questions regarding abstract submission, please do not hesitate to contact: espn2018@flaptour.com.tr

Abstract Topics

  • ·         Acute kidney dysfunction

    ·         Bladder dysfunction

    ·         CAKUT

    ·         CKD (including metabolic bone disease)

    ·         Clinical case of the year

    ·         Clinical trial

    ·         Dialysis

    ·         Hypertension

    ·         Immune-mediated renal diseases

    ·         Inherited renal diseases

    ·         Nephrotic syndrome

    ·         Nutrition

    ·         Personalised medicine and Information Technology

    ·         Psychosocial care

    ·         Renal development & Regeneration

    ·         Systemic disease and kidney

    ·         Transplantation

    ·         Tubular Disorders

    ·         Urinary tract infection

    ·         Vasculitis