and the Electronic Medical Record –
Issues and Opportunities
Planning, Issues, and Discussion
PA September 15-16, 2000
READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS
CAREFULLY DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: May 31, 2000
A maximum of 50 abstracts
only can be accommodated
INSTRUCTIONS FOR PREPARATION
In order to be accepted abstracts of posters to
be presented at the above meeting must meet certain criteria and format.
Each correctly submitted abstract will be subject to peer review and evaluated
by identical criteria with regard to its relevance to the title of the
conference. Failure to follow instructions for preparation and submission
of abstracts will result in rejection of an otherwise acceptable paper.
Abstracts will be published in the program booklet and considered for
publication in Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.
1. Content of Abstracts
must include and clearly state:
a. the objective
of the study
study design and setting indicating relevance to the topic
main outcome measures and results of the study
2. Abstract Form
must be submitted using the attached form as a guide. The text must fit
into a space of 5 1/2" X 6", leave no margin within this space and typed
on plain paper.
* Use computer
type (10 point) at 12 characters per inch
* Use computer
laser printer or a fully-formed character printer
* Type single
In addition to the
paper, you must also submit the abstract in an electronic form. It is
preferable that the submission be by e-mail (as an attached file
The file cam also be sent on a diskette in WordPerfect, Word, or ACSII
should be brief and clearly indicate the nature of the work. State the
presenter's name, professional credentials, and affiliation.
4. Submission Instructions
be received by Wednesday, May 31, 2000. Send abstracts and diskette to:
Dr. Donald Cannon