Call for Abstracts Now Open!

C-TRIC TMED 9 “Innovating to Live Well for Longer”

C-TRIC is delighted to announce the 9th Annual Translational Medicine Conference (TMED9)

Date: 12th and 13th September 2018        Venue: City Hotel, Derry/Londonderry

Submit Abstracts

Authors are invited to submit abstracts for poster presentations, the top abstracts will be chosen for oral presentations and a sponsored prize will be awarded to the best early career researcher oral presentation.

A moderated poster session will also take place and a sponsored prize will be awarded to the best poster.

To align with the theme of Innovating to Live Well for Longer, we particularly welcome submissions under the below themes;

  • Genomics and ‘omics
  • Aging population
  • Healthcare innovation
  • Health economics
  • Inflammation
  • Cardiovascular
  • Metabolism

Please note:

Registration will be free of charge for accepted abstract submissions

The deadline for abstract submission is midnight on Sunday the 8th of July

Guidelines for Abstract Submission:

  • Please complete the Online Abstract Submission Form and submit to C-TRIC by midnight on Sunday the 8th of July
  • You will be sent an e-mail to confirm the successful receipt of your abstract

Advice for Authors of Abstracts:

  • Abstracts must be limited to 300 words (excluding title, author names, and affiliations) and a maximum of 3 references.
  • Please use the headings listed in the Abstract Template for your abstracts:


Please write the title in lower case (with an initial capital letter for the first word)


Please list the authors as follows Author, A1., Author, B2., etc and use a numbering system to identify their different affiliations (if appropriate).


Please provide details of Department/School/Institution; address including town/city and postcode for each author together with telephone and email contact details for the presenting author.


Material & Methods:




are not compulsory, but if you are using them, please include a maximum of 3 references listing authors (as above); title (in full); journal name (in full); volume; page numbers; year.

  • The name of the proposed presenting author should be underlined.
  • Presenting authors will receive an e-mail or letter informing them about abstract acceptance and the final format (oral or poster presentation).
  • Applicant’s should indicate which subject area they are presenting their poster to.
  • Presentations and Posters must be presented / submitted in English.
  • Once the abstract is accepted, presenting authors commit themselves to attend the conference. Those submitting abstracts, should register separately for the conference. Presentations where authors have not registered 2 weeks prior to the conference will be removed from the programme.

Submit Abstracts