Abstract Submission

Please read the following information carefully before submitting your abstract.


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Abstract Submission Details

Abstracts are invited from all participants for oral and poster presentation. All abstracts should be submitted in English and sent electronically via the online Submission Form  before 11th April 2014 (midnight CET). Abstracts can only be accepted via on-line submission.

Notification on acceptance/rejection of the abstracts will be emailed by mid May 2014.

Accepted abstracts will be published in the European Thyroid Journal.

Specifications of Abstracts
Abstracts should clearly state the following:

  • Presenting Author’s name and full contact details, plus name and address of co-authors
  • Abstract/presentation title
  • Conference topic  to which the subject is most closely related
  • Please state preferred presentation form of abstract, i.e. oral (including submission for the Young Investigators Session [< 35 yrs], poster or no preference.
  • Do not include author names in the title or body of your abstract as the reviewing process is “blind”– you can enter the names online in the designated areas during the submission process.
  • The abstract text should contain no more than 300 words and should state the objectives, methods and results and conclusions of the study. Case reports should include introduction, case report and conclusions.

One table per abstract is permitted. Each table should consist of no more than 10 rows x 10 columns. After generating and editing the table you have to position it into the abstract text! It is not mandatory to include a table into your abstract. Figures are not permitted.

Authors are allowed to appear on more than one abstract, but as first author on no more than one. Submitted abstracts should not have been previously published.

Abstracts will be evaluated by the Executive Committee. The Executive Committee reserves the right to change topic title and presentation type of accepted abstracts. The author is responsible for submitting a correct abstract; abstracts containing errors in spelling, grammar or scientific content, if accepted, will be published as typed by the author. Poor English may be a cause for rejection. The abstract titles will be proof read by the members of the EC before notifications are sent, please adapt accordingly in presentations at the meeting.

Topic titles for each abstract

  1. Thyroid gland development

  2. Thyroid function regulation

  3. Thyroid hormone synthesis

  4. Thyroid hormone receptors

  5. Thyroid hormone transport

  6. Thyroid hormone metabolism

  7. Thyroid hormone analogues

  8. Thyroid hormone effects on metabolism

  9. Thyroid hormone and the cardiovascular system

  10. Thyroid hormone and the brain

  11. Thyroid hormone and the bone

  12. Thyroid hormone and reproduction / foeto-maternal unit

  13. Thyroid hormone and development

  14. Thyroid cancer pathogenesis

  15. Thyroid cancer diagnostics

  16. Thyroid cancer therapeutics

  17. Animal models in thyroidology

  18. Genetics in thyroid disease

  19. Medullary thyroid carcinoma

  20. Nuclear medicine investigations

  21. Imaging in thyroidology

  22. Autoimmunity

  23. Graves' orbitopathy

  24. Hyperthyroidism

  25. Hypothyroidism

  26. Subclinical thyroid diseases

  27. Goiter and nodular disease

  28. Environmental factors and drugs affecting thyroid function

  29. Non-thyroidal Illnesses

  30. Case reports