Abstract submissions are now closed.

Original work that has been presented in other academic settings, but is unpublished as of August 28, 2023, is eligible to submit. 


  • Pre-Clinical/Basic Science
  • Clinical/Translational Science
  • Quality Improvement
  • Education
  • Other

Presenting authors selected (poster or podium) must register for and attend the Symposium. Authors are responsible for costs associated with participating in the NEC Symposium. 

The authors of accepted abstracts will be invited to display their poster throughout the Symposium, participate in our poster networking session on August 28th, and select authors will be invited for podium presentations and awards. 

Works selected for podium presentations will require ALL authors on the submission to complete a financial disclosure. This can be completed at www.cincinnatichildrens.org/disclosure

Authors will be notified in May 2023.

The submitted abstract must be less than 2500 characters (including spaces) and include the following:

  • Title
  • Author(s) information (name, credentials, institution, email)
  • Introduction/Background
  • Methods
  • Results 
  • Conclusion/Discussion 

Abstracts Due:  May 5, 2023 @ 12:00pm ET

One image can be uploaded as a .jpeg file. Please make sure any file has a unique name and includes an author name (ex. JaneSmith-02.22.23.jpeg).

Questions regarding abstracts can be directed to [email protected].