In the framework of the United Nations Research Agenda on Ageing for the 21st Century

July 5 - 8, 2007, Saint Petersburg, Russia


Call for abstracts:

Participants who would like to contribute with an oral or poster presentation must submit an abstract for consideration by the Scientific Secretariat.

The abstracts should be submitted in English and arrive
no later than April 15  2007.

The Scientific Committee will determine whether the abstract will be accepted for presentation, with consideration to be given to the author's preference.

The presenting author is required to ensure that all co-authors are aware of the content of the abstract before submission to the Secretariat.

Only the abstracts of registered presenting authors will be included in the program and in the Congress book of abstracts.

For abstracts submission you should be registered
for the Congress using
on-line registration.

If you have already registered please enter on-line registration using your login and password, click "Abstract submitting"
and fill in necessary fields.

Before you begin please prepare the following information:

  • Contact details of presenting author
  • Abstract category
  • Details of all affiliations of all abstract authors: department, institution / hospital, city, country, contact details
  • Title (max 15 words)
  • Authors’ names (initials and family name). The name of the presenting author must be submitted first.
  • Three keywords indicating the field, topic and specific aspect of the abstract.
  • Abstract body must contain only text, i.e. must not duplicate information about title, authors, etc. Abstract header will be created automatically.
  • Title, all authors, affiliations and keywords must be introduced separately, using web interface
  • Abstract text is limited to a maximum of 400 words or 2,000 characters

Please, note:

Your abstract must reflect the essence of your presentation. A clear and simple style will be appreciated.
Please note, abstracts containing such phrases as "Results will be discussed" instead of a description of the results will be rejected without review.
Abbreviations are permitted but must be defined when mentioned for the 1st time.
Please note, once you press on submit, there is no option to edit the information you entered and you will have to start again!
In case you should need to correct your abstract after it was submitted, please , delete it and submit again.
Mandatory fields are marked with an asterisk (*)
Please do not make multiple submissions of the same abstract.

Preparation of presentations

Speakers should confirm upon submission of their abstract which audiovisual equipment they will require for presentation.
The options are available on our website. For any request out of the ordinary, please contact the Secretariat.
Instructions for preparation of posters will be sent together with the acceptance notification.