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Poster Exhibition
Date & time: 9:00, 9 November 2012 ~ 15:00, 10 November 2012
Place: convention center 3F & 4F lobby, Grand Hilton Seoul Hotel
Mounting: Before 9:00, 9 November 2012
Removal: After 15:00, 10 November 2012
Poster size: 90cm(W) X 140cm(L)
Official Language: English

Abstract submission has been closed
We welcome the submission of abstracts from worldwide experts in diabetes and metabolism.

The abstract submission of the ICDM 2012 operates based on 100% online system and there are two types of presenting research [Oral / Poster]. All abstracts will be reviewed by the scientific program committee and the secretariat will inform submitters of the results via email. Note that the committee may change the preferred presentation type of papers in order to effectively organize the program.

Authors must register and attend the meeting – A presenting author’s registration must be done by 26 September. After the date, the committee will reject the papers of those who have not registered.

**If you want to make onsite registration, inform the secretariat (diabetes@kams.or.kr) in case your research will not be included in the book and program.

Instructions for abstracts
All abstracts should be written in English through the website (Faxed abstracts will not be accepted).
The length of the abstract is limited to 300 words. Not including titles, authors’ name and affiliation.
The text should be arranged according to the following structured format: Objective-Methods-Results-Conclusion.

Authors may further edit and modify submitted abstracts until the submission deadline. It is the responsibility of the authors to ensure that their text does not contain types or grammatical errors.

Authors have the option of choosing their presentation type (oral or poster). However, the scientific program committee will make the final decision.

Abstract categories

 Abstracts for oral presentation or poster exhibition related to the following categories are invited:
Islet biology & insulin secretion / immunology & transplantation
Insulin action & obesity
Clinical diabetes & therapeutics
Epidemiology & genetics
Acute & chronic complication
Behavioral medicine & education

Travel grant program
The ICDM 2012 offers travel grants to support researchers who want to take part in the conference with gaining experience – abstract submission. The scientific program committee will select recipients for ‘Travel grant’ among outstanding abstract submissions.

Selection criteria
  • Only overseas applicants will be considered.
  • Applicants must take part in with abstract submission(s) and present their research at the meeting
  • Applicants must be under the age of 45 years.
  • Funding
  • Each recipient will be provided with USD 500 in cash at the Korean Diabetes Association’s booth during the meeting. A copy of passport is needed.
  • Application method
  • Check the box ‘Apply for Travel Grant’ when submitting the abstract online.
  • Results
  • The secretariat will send the decision of the program committee by email.