University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Department of Pathology 29th Annual Research Day
and 18th Annual Retreat

  Retreat Agenda Registration Abstract Submission Contact

Abstract Submission
  • Abstract Submission Deadline: To be considered for an oral presentation, the deadline is April 20, 2018. All other abstracts are due by May 4, 2018.


  1. Please download the abstract form that has been provided for you in Microsoft Word format.

    Download Abstract Submission Template. (Either click the link to open it in MS Word, or right mouse click to save it onto your local disk)

  2. Fill in the information as indicated in the spaces provided at the top.

  3. In the box where the text of your abstract goes, just include the content of your abstract (i.e. no title, no authors).

    Important consideration: Please note that abstracts MUST be only one page in length and MUST be in the same format given on the abstract template. Your abstract will not be considered if it runs onto two pages or is not in the same format.

  4. When you have completed your abstract, SAVE it as a Microsoft Document with your Last Name and First/Middle Initials as the File Name (example, for Jane Robinson Doe you would save it as DoeJR).

    Email your abstract as an attachment to Amanda Bytzura at: