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2020 Abstract Submission Interventional and Descriptive Research

Structured abstracts must be no longer than 300 words (in English) and should not include references. Please provide information under the following headings, ensuring that there is no identifying information included in this text, such as author details.

Title: Provide the title for your abstract

Background and purpose: Explain the primary purpose of the study by identifying the research question to be answered, the experimental hypothesis to be tested or the problem to be solved.

Methods: Describe how the study was performed and measures used, or the body of literature that the presentation is based upon.

Results: Describe the main findings.

Conclusions: Summarise your main conclusions, any limitations and potential implications.

Clinical Implications: Provide one to two sentences to explain the translation of the research to the clinical environment.

  • Provide the title for your abstract (maximum 15 words)
  • Enter your abstract here, following the instructions closely and using all specified sub-headings provided above. (Maximum 300 words)
  • If your presentation reports the results of a controlled health care intervention, please list your trial registry, along with the unique identifying number (e.g. Trial registration: Current Controlled Trials ANZCTR73824458)
  • Insert 3 – 6 keywords representing the main content of the article (these are usually words not already in your title).
  • Your selection/s will determine how your abstract is allocated to a reviewer. Please select no more than 3 streams.
  • Please list any additional presenters (if applicable), following the format for the presenter listed above and starting a new line for each presenter: Prefix FirstName LastName, Affiliation/Institution
  • Please list all other authors (if applicable), following the format for the presenting author and starting a new line for each author: Prefix FirstName LastName, Affiliation/Institution
  • Please provide an email address for communication regarding the outcome of this abstract submission.
  • Include a biography of the presenting author/s (100 words max). For the purposes of clarity please avoid using abbreviations.
  • ASPAH fosters performing arts medicine research by supporting research students undertaking studies in an Australian University to present at the conference. Each year a limited number of Career Development Awards will be granted to the highest calibre abstract submissions from students. This award can be used to assist with travel and accommodation costs (up to a total of $500) associated with the recipient's attendance and presentation at the Brisbane conference. If you are a postgraduate research student and would like to be considered for this award, please indicate your interest by checking the box and entering the relevant details below.
  • (CDA Applicants Only)
  • Please indicate the degree you are currently enrolled in and your student number (CDA Applicants Only).

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