Annual Meeting of the Swiss Society of Neonatology 2018: abstract submission

before you begin, please prepare the following information and follow these rules :
  • Presenting author's contact details; include full mailing address and fax number
  • Presentation type preference (oral, poster)
  • Author and co-authors' names: full name (e.g. Carl Smith).
  • Affiliation details of all authors: Department; Institution / Hospital; City; State/Province (if relevant); Country
    • For authors from different departments/institutions, designate with number in parenthesis immediately following author's last name (e.g., X. X. (1)), and use same parenthesis number immediately preceding institution name (e.g., (1)Dept. of XXX, University of XXX, City, (Country)
  • Abstracts should contain TEXT ONLY (no Tables, Figures, Graphs), and must be in English.
  • Abstract title – must be in UPPER CASE and is limited to 25 words.
  • Abstract text – no minima but up to 2500 characters (spaces included)
  • Abstracts should be as informative as possible and must use the following structured format:
    • Aims and Objectives
    • Materials and Methods
    • Results
    • Conclusions
  • Use only standard abbreviations. Place special or unusual abbreviations in parentheses after the full word the first time it appears. Use generic names of drugs. Express numbers as numerals.
  • We recommend typing your text directly into the field or copy-paste it from word-processing software (for example Word), with mention of authors and co-authors.
  • Note: you will not be able to see the abstract after pressing the Submit button. You will not receive a copy of your abstract, so please save it accordingly on your own.
presenting author's contact details:
If you have more than 4 co-autors please send us the contact details by e-mail at:

Co-author 1

Co-author 2

Co-author 3

Co-author 4

Presentation type
Abstract title
Abstract text
Upload your file (Word-processing software - NO PDF)

  • ABSTRACT TEXT imited to 2500 characters (spaces included) - no tables, figures, graphs – in English)
  • STRUCTURE --Aims and Objectives / Materials & Methods / Results / Conclusions (text)
  • You will not be able to see the abstract after pressing the Submit button
  • You will not receive a copy of your abstract so please save your abstract according on your own.
Rules for submission
  • Abstracts received after the deadline of October 31, 2017 will not be considered.
  • Submission of an abstract acknowledges your acceptance for the abstract publication in the official Congress Abstract Book.
  • Abstracts must be original and must not represent previously published work.
  • All authors and co-authors are required to submit a Conflict of Interest/financial disclosure statement
  • Notification of abstract acceptance and format will be announced on Notification Letter of Acceptance sent by email to the Author by
    November 15, 2017
  • Please note: Presenting author-s of abstracts must be registered as participant within the deadline of December 15, 2017. Presenters will be able to register at a reduced fee of CHF 100.00.
Practical details
  • The Scientific Committee will select a number of abstracts which could be presented as:
    • Oral presentation - speaking time: 6mn and 3mn discussion.
    • Posters (limited to 24).
  • Abstracts accepted as poster will be presented in the poster exhibition.
    • Dimension of posters :Height 100cm and width 80cm (Portrait).
Disclosure of financial relationships, that the author(s) may have with any manufacturer/supplier of any commercial products or services related to the work, must be indicated in the appropriate box on the online abstract submission form.

Presenting authors of abstracts must be registered as Participant within the deadline of December 15, 2017 at a reduced price fee of CHF 100.00.

If you have problems submitting your abstract, you may contact us at: or Nicole Giacomini at Tel +41 (0)21 312 92 62.