Submissions for Poster Presentations

The Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group (DSMIG-USA®) Annual Symposium will be held virtually Thursday, June 16th - Saturday, June 18th.

You must register for the Welcome reception / Poster Viewing if you are planning to display a poster.

You may wish to consider submitting:

  • Original clinical research findings
  • A case presentation that is particularly instructive
  • An informational poster about a new program initiative or update

Abstract Submissions: Due by Noon Friday April 15, 2022

If you are interested in submitting an abstract/poster you will need to submit the following:

  • Abstract Limit 200 words
  • The Abstracts should be uploaded as Word document.
  • Title your Word file as Abstract DSMIG 2022 “2-3 word title”, last name – of corresponding author
  • Indicate whether it is original research, case presentation or informational poster
  • Provide full names of all authors, and underline corresponding authors name
  • Please agree to the release form with your Abstract. 

Poster Submission Form

IIR YOUR POSTER IS SELECTED, ePoster / Video Poster Presentation Submissions and Video Consent will be Due by Noon Monday May 23nd 2022 *This year, all posters will be submitted as an ePoster PowerPoint slide, AND ALL and all poster presenters will also submit a 3-minute Video Poster Presentation.

  • There will be a Virtual “Poster Display Room” where posters will be presented. There will also be a live Q&A Poster Session during the Symposium.
  • Title your PowerPoint file as Poster DSMIG 2022 “2-3 word title”, last name – of corresponding author
  • Your posters will also be video-presented with live Q&A during the symposium. Please create a 2-3-minute video explaining your poster.
  • Title your Video file as Video DSMIG 2022 “2-3 word title”, last name – of corresponding author
  • Please make this recording using zoom. We are asking that you please keep your video ON during the recording, so that viewers can see you and your poster / poster slides. A link to a tutorial on how to make their recording, can be found here:
  • During the poster viewing sessions, we expect you to be “live” and available to answer questions during poster Q&As.
  • All attendees that will be live in the poster rooms will need to provide consent.

Important Deadlines

  • Abstracts and Signed Release form due Noon Friday April 15, 2022
  • PowerPoint ePosters, Poster Presentations Videos, and Video Consent form due Noon Monday, May 23, 2022
  • *Please note: Due to technological needs, we cannot accept late submissions

Please send any questions to:

Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group-USA

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