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46th National Conference of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists

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46th National Conference of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists

What's Happening?
Accepted presentations in the category of award paper, postgraduate thesis based award paper, free communications and e Poster updated !! Announcement of IADVL DERMACON 2018 SCHOLARSHIP IADVL membership is mandatory for presentation in DERMACON 2018, for all those who have submitted abstracts in the category of Award paper, PG Thesis based award paper, E-posters and free communications. Extempore Registration is now open for PG Students. Scientific program updated. View for details.


Recognising and redefining the stature and role of ‘Posters’  as an important mode of professional communication, DERMACON 2018 presents with a new outlook for E posters. Posters will be selected by a blinded process and all the selected posters will be evaluated by separate teams of expert faculty prior to the conference. ‘Pearls from Posters’ will be our focus session where excerpts from posters will be presented and discussed by an expert faculty.

General Instructions for E Poster Upload

  1. E-posters of all the accepted abstracts should be uploaded before 20th December 2017 (17:00 IST). Please note that after 20th December 2017 you will no longer be able to upload your e- poster
  2. E Poster submission should be as a single page pdf of portrait orientation, 1024 x 768 resolution and aspect ratio 16:9. The maximum size of file should not exceed 2MB.
  3. The poster should contain the name of the presentation, name of the presenting author only. No other identity may be revealed in the slide.
  4. Hyperlinks and animated images are not permitted for e-posters and will be non-functioning.
  5. Structure your abstract using the following subheadings:

    Clinical Study

    •  Introduction & Objectives: A sentence describing the purpose of the study.
    •  Materials & Methods: Describe your selection of observations or experimental subjects precisely
    •  Results: Describe your results in a logical sequence.
    •  Conclusions: Emphasise new and important aspects of the study and conclusions that are drawn from them.
    •  Conflict of interest : Declaration of conflict of interest is mandatory.

    Case Report

    •  Introduction : Should include why this case is being presented, relevance of the case to dermatologic fraternity.
    •  Report of the case: Brief account of the salient feature
    •  Discussion
    •  Conclusion
  6. You may submit the e poster through the link given below. Once you submit you will get an acknowledgement through your registered email id and phone number.
  7. After submission, no further modification can be made. Any material that is attached to an email cannot be processed.
  8. Any e- poster, which do not adhere to the e-poster guidelines, will be automatically rejected.
  9. In DERMACON 2018, there will not be any oral presentation of poster by the delegate. Instead, we introduces - ‘Pearls from Posters’. The posters will be segregated into groups by the committee and the relevant points/message from posters will be presented and discussed by an expert evaluator. This presentation is scheduled in the hall for e-poster display.
  10. All accepted e poster with their respective poster code, name of presenter, title of the poster, date and time of Pearls from Poster, will be uploaded in the website shortly.


  • Online submission of abstracts opens 05 Mar 2017
  • Abstract submission deadline - Award Paper 31 Aug 2017
  • Abstract submission deadline - Free communication, Post Graduate Thesis based Award Paper¬†and E poster 30 Sep 2017
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