Enhancing the health and social wellbeing of children and young people living with HIV

Abstract submission 2020

Abstracts are now invited for posters, and potential selection for oral presentation. This is a successful and important component of conference enabling delegates to keep abreast of important research and projects.

Please submit abstracts to

Submission deadline: Monday 3rd February 2020 at 0900hrs

All applicants will be notified by Monday 10th February 2020.

The four highest scoring abstracts will be invited to accept a 12 minute slot (7 minutes presentation and 5 minutes questions) at conference for oral presentation.

A prize will be provided at conference for the highest scoring poster. The highest scoring oral presentation will be awarded one year’s free CHIVA membership and free conference registration for Spring 2021.

Notes for preparing your abstract:

A maximum of 2,500 characters is permissible, excluding title, name(s) of author(s) and affiliation(s). Characters include spaces and tables. Abstracts that are longer than 2,500 characters may be arbitrarily cut and lead to the abstract not being accepted for presentation.

Please use Arial font size 12. One data table is permitted in the body of the abstract.

General outline: 

Background: a clear statement about the aims and objectives of the study and/or a description of the issue

Methods: method(s) used or approach taken

Results: main results with appropriate statistical tests for quantitative studies

Conclusion: primary conclusions and their implications

All abstracts should disclose primary findings and avoid, whenever possible, promissory statements. Presentations need not be exclusive to this meeting and may be presented elsewhere.