Call for Abstracts



Call for Abstracts


On behalf of the Organising Committee, we are pleased to invite you to be a speaker in The Vietnam Annual National Scientific Conference on Infectious Diseases, HIV/AIDS & 8th ASEAN Conference of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology (8thACTMP). The conference will be held on July 27-29, 2018 in NhaTrang, Khanh Hoa, Viet Nam by the National Hospital for Infectious Diseases (NHTD), Vietnam Society of Infectious Diseases (VSID), Vietnam Clinical of HIV/AIDS Society (VCHAS), Vietnam Society of Parasitology (VSP), Oxford Clinical Research Unit Vietnam (OUCRU), ASEAN Society of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology (ASTMP). With the theme “Better health for ASEAN Community”, the Conference will be excellent opportunities to bring together Vietnamese, ASEAN and international infectious diseases and parasitology community to share and exchange knowledge, experience and learn from each other as well as promote new international collaborations.
The Committee welcomes papers on suggested topics may include:
1. Mosquito borne diseases: Dengue, Zika, Chikungunya, Malaria
2. Neglected tropical and Zoonotic diseases: Melioidosis, Leishmaniasis, Helminthic Infections, Suis
3. Hepatitis diseases
4. HIV/AIDS
5. Entomology and vector-borne diseases (including mosquito control)
6. Vaccines and Vaccine Preventable Diseases
7. Antibiotics and Antimicrobial Resistance
8. Pediatric diseases
9. Mycology
10. New Technologies in Tropical Disease Studies
11. Education of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology
Some guidelines for abstract
1. Please use the provided abstract template ONLY.
2. The main notes:
− The abstract must be written in ENGLISH.
− Abstract Title: Format: Bold, Times New Roman, and 14pt
− Author name:
• Format: First Name (No Initials) Last Name, Times New Roman, 10 p,
• Underline for the presenter
− Affiliation, Country: Format: Name of Organization/ Affiliation, Times New Roman, 10 pt.
− The abstract is restricted to 400 words excluding the title, authorship, affiliations and keywords within an A4 page.
• Format: Times New Roman, 12 pt, single line spacing, left and right justified, with two spaces between sentences.
• Automatic hyphenation should be applied.
• Margins should be set at 3.18 cm (1.25 inches) left, 3.18 cm (1.25 inches) right, 2.54 cm (1 inch) top,and 2.54 cm (1 inch) bottom.
− Abstracts should be structured to include the following 4 sections:
• Background: introductory sentence specifying the purpose of the study
• Material and methods: brief description of relevant experimental procedures
• Results: summary of the results of the investigation
• Conclusions: a statement of the main conclusions
− Keywords:
• Format: Times New Roman, 10 pt.
• No more than FIVE keywords
3. All abstracts must be submitted online. The abstract submission deadline is May 01, 2018.
For more information, please visit our website at https://www.actmp2018.com
Please kindly let us know your interest in the abstract submission and attendance to this Conference. Abstracts will require approval for all presenters, including oral and poster submissions. After submitting your abstract, you will received a confirmation of abstract submission. Please remember to check the conference website for abstract guidelines: https://www.actmp2018.com
Sincerely yours,
Prof. NGUYEN VAN KINH, MD, PhD
Chair, Scientific Committee Meeting, ACTMP2018

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