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The 41st Annual Southeastern Consortium for Dermatology
November 3 - 5, 2017
Augusta Convention Center, Augusta, GA
SEC Poster Symposium and Competition
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - We would like to invite students, residents, fellows, and all providers to submit abstracts for our poster
symposium and competition. Deadline for abstract submission is September 15, 2017, and you will be
notified of your poster acceptance by October 15. Monetary prizes will be awarded for the three best posters. Please email Maryann McGrail at
email@example.com with any questions.
Poster Symposium Schedule
- Posters will be displayed at the Augusta Convention Center in the Oglethorpe Ballroom and must be in place 11:15am
Friday - 11:00am Saturday for judging and consideration for prizes. Note the detailed schedule below and the full
activity agenda, http://www.secdermmeeting.org/agenda.php.
- The posters MUST be 45-48" wide x 33-36" high, no larger, no smaller. The poster boards are
similar to the image below. The board face is 8 feet wide x 4 feet high and stand on legs 3 feet from the floor. There will be 2 posters per board face.
- All financial relationships and disclosures should be clearly displayed on your poster.
- It is recommended that text be a dark color on a light background. The judges have commented that text printed on dark backgrounds are very difficult to read.
Friday, November 3, 2017
9:00 am - Oglethorpe Ballroom open and boards ready for hanging your poster(s). You will be shown specific board location onsite. Pins will be provided.
11:15 am - All posters must be in place.
11:30 am - 7:30 pm - Oglethorpe Ballroom open for attendee viewing and judging of posters.
(posters should be left in place overnight)
Saturday, November 4, 2017
7:00 am - Oglethorpe Ballroom open for attendee viewing and judging of posters.
10:30 am - Oglethorpe Ballroom closed.
12:35 pm - Poster Symposium Awards announced.
12:45 pm - Oglethorpe Ballroom open for poster pick up.
3:00 pm - All posters must be picked up.
Past Poster Symposium Winners
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