Abstract Guidelines

Note: The abstract submission period of Friday, Feburary 13, 2015 has closed. Notification of acceptance will be sent out by February 27, 2015.


Click HERE to download the ImNO 2015 Poster Guidelines

Click HERE to download abstract guidelines and a sample abstract

Before submitting an abstract, we ask that you read the following guidelines carefully. Then, use the online abstract submission form to submit your abstract for consideration at the 13th ImNO Symposium.
The Organizing Committee encourages abstract submissions related to the following consortia:
Canadian Atherosclerosis Imaging Network; Medical Imaging Trial Network of Canada
Cancer Imaging Network of Ontario
Ontario Consortium in Imaging for Cardiovascular Therapeutics
OICR Imaging Translation Program
OICR Smarter Imaging Program
Ontario Pre-Clinical Imaging Consortium
Effective Systems for Procedure Specific Healthcare Simulation
When submitting an abstract you will be asked to select a theme from the following list:
Perfusion, Metabolic and Hypoxia Imaging
Small Animal Imaging
Quantitative Imaging
Targeted Probe Development
Imaging Biomarkers
Imaging/Simulation for Therapy Planning
Image Monitoring of Treatment Response
Image Guided Intervention
Visualization and Image Analysis

Mandatory Formatting Instructions

  • PDF, one (1) page maximum
  • Half inch margins on all sides
  • Times New Roman 12-point font size
  • Abstracts should follow the format: Introduction, Methods, Results, Conclusions
  • Any figures and/or images must be embedded on the page
  • Title section to include title, authors (indicating primary author), consortium affiliation, institutional affiliations of all authors, and research supervisor (for trainees)
  • A sample abstract for formatting reference purposes only may be found below.


Abstract Review Process

The abstracts will be reviewed by the ImNO Scientific Committee. Notifications will be sent to all presenters by February 27, 2015 identifying whether the abstract can be presented as a poster or as an oral presentation, or both. All posters presented by students and trainees at the Symposium will again be reviewed for scientific merit and organization. The top posters from each consortium will be awarded prizes in the poster competition. A small monetary award will also be given. Trainees will be notified about their awards by email within 3 weeks after the Symposium. Please note: Submission of the abstract constitutes permission for the conference organizers to publish the abstracts in either printed or electronic format