2016 Abstract Submission

Final decisions were made by each participating society regarding programming of your oral or poster presentation. It was important to indicate your preference on the submission form.

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The abstract submission fee is NOT your registration fee and is not your Society membership fee.  
A separate registration fee is required to attend the meeting.


Oral Presentation Instructions

Recommended Method for Your Presentation

All EB session rooms will be equipped with a data projector and laptop computer as well as a lavaliere microphone, table microphone and aisle microphone.

  • Bring your presentation on a Windows readable USB flash Drive or CD-ROM.
  • When building your presentation, use standard fonts (e.g., Times Roman, Helvetica, Arial, New Times Roman), basic fonts are included on the session room PCs but if an unusual font is used it may not translate.
  • Include in the same folder as your presentation, any external files utilized, e.g. movie files. Copy the entire folder to the USB flash Drive or CD ROM.
  • Test your presentation on a separate PC compatible computer to insure fonts are standard and components such as movies are included rather than merely linked in your presentation.
  • Review these specifications when preparing your presentation.
  • The computers in the session room and speaker ready rooms will support PC and Mac presentations.
The operating system will be Windows XP Professional, and software will include: Microsoft Office XP, Adobe Acrobat Reader, QuickTime*, Windows Media Player, Flash Player. 
* ALL Quick-Time users should make sure to visit the speaker practice room AT LEAST 24 hours in advance, due to additional processing time that may be required.
We recommend that you bring a backup presentation format to cover the possibility of luggage loss, theft, and/or incompatibility.

Abstract Acceptance and Programming
Once a presentation has been scheduled, a first author who is unable to make the presentation in person is asked to notify the society office immediately via e-mail. So that a notation can be included in the program addendum. However, abstracts will not able to be withdrawn.

Abstract Revisions/Changes
Deadline has passed.

To cite an EB 2016 meeting abstract, we suggest one of the following formats:
For The FASEB Journal
Waters, E.M., Schlegel, W.M., (2016) Undergraduate Collaborative Writing in STEM: How Learning to Write Authentically in the Discipline Can Promote Mastery FASEB J. 30, 553.1

Note: Abstracts published online in The FASEB Journal may be accessed online from The FASEB Journal March 25, 2016 at http://www.fasebj.org/content/30/1_Supplement.toc and from the EB 2016 website. 

For the Meeting Website 
Waters, E.M., Schlegel, W.M., (2016) Undergraduate Collaborative Writing in STEM: How Learning to Write Authentically in the Discipline Can Promote Mastery  2016 Experimental Biology meeting abstracts, Abstract #553.1; Accessed March 25, 2016.

How to Search for an Abstract

To search for an individual abstract and/or author:
1.      Go to http://www.fasebj.org/search
2.      Under Specify Citation, enter 2016
3.      Under Specify DOI, enter a specific abstract number.
4.      For broader searches, enter key words.

To search for an abstract within a complete session:
1.      Go to http://www.fasebj.org/content/30/1_Supplement.toc
2.      Find and click on the Session Title (listed in alphabetical order by discipline).

Poster Presentation Information

Posters in the Exhibit Hall
Posters will be located in Halls A-D of the San Diego Convention Center. 
Each poster board is marked with a unique poster board number.
All Poster Presentations will take place in the Exhibit Hall
Sunday, April 2 - Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Please note: Late-Breaking Posters will be displayed on Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Poster Pick-up Location & Hours

Poster pick-up will be outside the poster hall (Lobby D)
Friday, April 1: 1:00PM-6:00PM
Saturday, April 2: 7:00AM-6:00PM
Sunday, April 3 through Tuesday April 5: 7:00AM-5:00PM
Wednesday, April 6: 7:00AM-5:00PM

Following the EB 2016 Meeting, all registered attendees will be able to access PDFs of the posters online through the e-poster link on the on the EB 2016 website.  All presenters are requested to upload a PDF file of their poster starting February 1. Only registered attendees will be able to access the e-poster site.

E-Poster website information:

To view posters online, please visit the EB 2016 E-Poster Website

Accounts for the E-Poster site were not carried over from the submission and poster upload site. To begin, please create an account by clicking “New User”

Please note that only posters that have been uploaded will be returned in the search results on the E-Poster site (i.e. if a poster was not uploaded, that submission will not be returned in the search results).