The 2017 Congress provides the opportunity to present and/or view innovative data related to clinical and basic melanoma research and to network with an international audience representing a diverse spectrum of expertise.
Participants interested in presenting data in the SMR track, should only submit through the SMR abstract site and not the World Congress abstract submission site.
If you have any questions or need assistance regarding your abstract, please contact Sarah Hughes at 518-399-7181 or at Sarah@sswmeetings.com.
Deadline for abstract submissions is 12 June 2017! We look forward to receiving your submission!
Abstract Regulations and Instructions
Withdrawal of abstracts
If the submitting author wishes to withdraw his/her abstract from SMR 2017 after outcome notifications have been made available, he/she must submit a written request within 48 hours to Sarah@SSWMeetings.com. Any abstract withdrawal requests made after 48 hours from notification cannot be assured of removal from the 2018 SMR Congress Abstract Book.
The designated presenting author of any abstracts accepted will be required to register for the Congress and are responsible for their own travel arrangements.
Abstracts accepted for presentation (either Proffered Paper/Oral presentation or Poster Presentation) will be published in the Congress Abstract Book.
Accepted abstracts submitted by 12 June 2017 will be published in the Abstract Book section of “Pigment Cell & Melanoma Research”, scheduled for an January 2018 release date. Please note your abstract will be published exactly as it is submitted on-line. Please ensure accuracy of your submitted abstract on or before the deadline of 12 June 2017 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Please do not create a new submission for abstracts requiring edits or completion.
Accepted Abstracts should not be published online or in print prior to the beginning of the official Congress session during in which they are presented.
Media & Embargo Policy