Call For Poster Abstracts




The Programme Committee of the AIHA Asia Pacific OH Conference + Exhibition is currently accepting abstracts for poster presentations. Accepted papers will present case studies, professional practice topics, or scientific research within occupational hygiene and occupational/environmental health or safety. Papers must reflect new technical, practical or scientific knowledge. 
 
 
Submission deadlinE:  1 OCTOBER, 2014

Conference Themes

Abstracts must reflect one or more of these tracks:
• Chemical and Biological Stressors
• Detection, Sampling and Analysis
• Exposure & Risk Assessment
• Nonchemical Stressors
• Occupational Medicine
• Research to Practice
• Risk Management
• Worker Protection & Health

Program Committee Rating Criteria

• Content and title must be clearly defined and relevant
to occupational, consumer, or environmental health and
safety
• Audience appeal: Specific to conference registrants, communicating new, original, and useful information.
• Commercialism: Company names, trademarks, etc. may
not be included. New programs or technology should not
be advertised.

Format Requirements

See the poster proposal form​. Submissions must include:
Title: A maximum of 10 words that summarize your project.
Theme: The relevant conference track.
• Names/Affiliations: Contact information for all authors,
including email addresses and phone numbers.
Abstract: Summary of the project not to exceed 300 words.
The following four (4) bold faced words must be addressed in
the body of the abstract:

1. Situation/problem or objective: Clear description of the
technical issue and context or purpose/reason for work.
2. Resolution: Detailed methods, procedures or testing are
decribed.
3. Results: Substantiated findings of resolution or attempt
at resolution.
4. Lessons learned: Conclusions framed as take-away lessons
or stating the importance/relevance of the work.

Poster Dates/Times

Wednesday, November 5
7:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m. Poster set-up 
9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Posters Displayed
10:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m. Poster Attend Time (Author present)
2:15 p.m.–2:45 p.m. Poster Attend Time (Author present)

Thursday, November 6
9:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Posters Displayed 
9:45 a.m.–10:15 a.m. Posters Attend Time (Author present)
2:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Posters Dismantled


Registration Fees

Poster presenters are required to pay the appropriate 
conference registration fee. Registration opens in July, 2014.
 

Notification

Authors will be advised of acceptance by October 1, 2014. 


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