Abstract submission

Abstract submission is free, and will open in October 2011. The deadline for receipt of abstracts is 29 January 2012. Best presentation will be awarded.

The abstracts should be a short review of a subject of interest or original research.  We seek quality of life related abstracts both on prevention and treatment of obesity.

Arial font 10, single spaced, maximum 300 words (Title, introduction, methods, results and conclusion).

Use this template (MS Word).

To submit an abstract, e-mail it to:

Submitting author will be sent an acknowledgement via e-mail to confirm that the abstract has been received. The review committee will inform whether the abstract is accepted or not via e-mail.

Accepted abstracts will be presented as a oral presentation or an poster. Please let us know your preffered choice of presentation form.

Oral presentations are 15 minutes including questions, and should be be presented with slides (MS Power Point). 

Poster boards will be PORTRAIT (please DO NOT prepare a landscape poster). The poster board surface should not exceed 90 cm (wide) x 150 cm (high).

All abstract related questions should be adressed to



John Roger Andersen, Associate professor
Phone: +47 48278186
E-mail: john.roger.andersen@helse-forde.no